I Do See Color
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I Do See Color

If you’re attacking old Asian people, I hope you run up on the wrong one

Xenophobia has reached bottom-of-the-barrel ignorance thanks to COVID-19

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I may have seen one too many fictional movies of fight scenes. I may be stereotyping. But I want to be right so bad. In a recent “The Daily Show” report, Trevor Noah and Ronny Xin Yi Chieng discussed how criminals are…

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We are not ashamed of our melanin, and we know you “see” it. Just don’t discriminate and disrespect us because of it.

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Shamontiel L. Vaughn

Shamontiel L. Vaughn

Check out her 3 Medium pubs: I Do See Color, Tickled and We Need to Talk. (Doggone World and Homegrown are now on Substack.) Visit Shamontiel.com

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