Counter Arts
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Counter Arts

When It’s Hard To Be Both American and Black

Loving A Country That Does Not Love Me Back

There’s an essay in my drafts folder that’s six years old. Currently, it’s about an 11-min read with one page of citations. It’s one of the pieces I return to, every few months or so, to jot down a few observations. Stray thoughts. When I started it, I told myself I wouldn’t publish it off the cuff. Couldn’t edit it…

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Miyah Byrd

The Ethical Storyteller. Founder & Host of We Don’t Talk About That! Advocate. Policy Enthusiast.