AfroSapiophile
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Poetry

Free Verse: Know Your Worth

For Black children everywhere

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Some people think we’re just criminals and thugs.

They hate the texture of our hair and the color of our skin.

But we all know better than to believe in their lies.

Because we know our worth.

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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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L.A. Justice

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