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Things That Happened While Former Slaves Were Still Alive

How the Passage of Time Becomes a Racist Weapon

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Content Warning: For posterity, the following article contains uncensored mention of a racist slur.

Of the multitude of excuses given in America’s compulsive need to deny and deflect from the realities of chattel slavery from centuries before the United States…




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An autistic perspective on prejudice, art, and society. Writer. Activist. Pun-lover. Twitter: @CroweHowland Facebook: Howland Crowe

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