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Told, "You Are Representing Every African American Young Woman In America,” One Girl Kept It Clean

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But writer and filmmaker Abiola Abrams asks, "So who was having all the fun while I was upholding the honor of my race and gender?" The "sluts," whose failures and successes weren't attributed to their race, gender or behavior. [AbiolaTV]

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TopLevelExecutive
TopLevelExecutive

As lovely as that sounds, Abiola needs to get real and realize that this is the cross that we Black women are forced to bear in the majority-white society that is the USA.

We have never had, nor will we ever have the luxury of being able to transcend race/sexuality of the standards that majority-white America has foisted upon us since the day they sexually assaulted our enslaved ancestors in a way that white women are able to do.