I Do See Color
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I Do See Color

Mixed opinions on Naked Athena: Is she helping or hurting the protest?

How Naked Athena is doing more exposing of police than her body

Photo credit: Evelyn Chong/Pexels

Nothing about naked women initially grabs my attention. I already have their body parts so big deal. But seeing Naked Athena* stroll to the intersection of Taylor Street in Portland, and only wearing a beanie and a face mask, had my full…




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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