5 Sexual Microaggressions White Men Say To Black Women

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Being a Black woman in a predominantly white country isn’t easy. Due to the intersectionalities of gender and race, one can face either racism or sexism, or both at the same time. On top of that is the obscene sexual curiosity that white men have when it comes to Black women. It plays out in a number of ways — almost always humiliating for the woman who is subject to them.

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