I Do See Color
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I Do See Color

When a black inventor disguised himself as Native American

That other reason black folks say they have ‘Indian in my family’

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“I’ve got Indian in my family.” If you’re black, chances are you’ve heard the statement before. Black history is learned year-round, but this past Saturday was the first time I found out the other reason that some black folks connected themselves to Native…

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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