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Don’t Call Me King. Let Me Explain.


Within the black community it’s a common thing to hear one called a “king” or a “queen”. While I cannot and will not speak for black women, I will say that as a black man, I do not seek to be considered a king. If you deem me so, please stop calling me a king. If we are all born kings, I have certainly renounced my crown.




AfroSapiophile is a hub for critical thinking and analysis pertaining to civil rights, human rights, systemic racism and sexism across politics, entertainment, and history.

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Johnny Silvercloud

Johnny Silvercloud

The analytical street photographer who exists to fight against racism, sexism, and fascism. U.S. Army vet. Writer. Speaker. Twitter: @johnnysilverclo

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