NOTABLE QUOTABLE: Dr. Michael Eric Dyson

Dr. Michael Eric Dyson (Author)

“…black women have done more to protect black men than ANY other group in America…INCLUDING BLACK MEN! Black women have been on the cutting edge, and on the front line…STANDING UP FOR US…from Ida B. Wells, Nannie Hellen Burroughs…Septima Clarke, Jo Ann Robinson, Ella Baker, Angela Davis…yo momma…but this is what black men do… ‘love’ my momma…right? so we got the vertical right…but the horizontal is jacked up; HATE my baby momma. Well dude, your baby momma is somebody else’s momma. Your child’s momma. So the adoration and reverence you have for your mother…should be extended…to your baby mother…”