Nigga? Please.

Talib Kweli Greene
Nov 12, 2014 · 9 min read


Ted Joans in New York City, 1984



Jesse Jackson called for a moratorium on the word, but he was caught on an open mic accusing Obama of “trying to tell niggas how to behave.”

“And even after all my logic and my theory, I add a “motherfucker” so you ignorant niggas hear me” ~Lauryn Hill


Talib Kweli and Q-Tip

America has never honestly dealt with its history of racism.



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