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The Scar of the West: On Blackness and Space, Personal and Cosmic

Black personhood is the parchment of the universe in which white people chart their stars. A tale of Blackness, fatherhood, and surviving a pandemic year.

The police deploying tear gas during the Black Lives Matter protest in Portland. Source: Unsplash.




I write to explore Black personhood, the life we have built in the shadow of full citizenship. Follow me on Twitter @Established1865.

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Hal H. Harris

Hal H. Harris

Black on both sides. Medium Writers Challenge Winner. The founder of Established in 1865. I Tweet @Established1865. E-mail is

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