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Article about Black celebrities with natural hair

But I remind you that, for all intents and purposes, yours is not one of them, because you were born naturally black. You grew up in a world with white people, you came of age in the US, you grew up surrounded by white people, you were surrounded by white people, you live in the US, you have a lot of white friends, you talk about white people, you go to various white festivals, you go to white movies, youre even a fan of white music. You see the world through the eyes of white people, you think and act in ways that white people think and act. White people are your friends and your family, what makes you different from them. You dont think as they do, you dont dress as they do, you walk down the same streets as they do. Youre just a brown kid from the ghetto who happens to like Black people. You think about it and you come up empty. Youre angry at yourself for letting a world that doesnt see you as a real person limit who you are. Youre angry at the world for not giving you your own world to live in. Youre angry at the world for being so fucked up that you cant even appreciate the little things it gives you and the beauty it puts into the world around you. Youre angry at the world for turning you into a bitter, depressed, angry, bitter, depressed person who only sees the world in shades of gray, who doesnt know what he wants, who doesnt know what he needs. Why should anyone else ever have to put up with a world like this, let alone yourself. You homeThis might be the last time you ever go home. The last time you ever want to go home. You go back to your parents house, Or rather you try to You get on the school bus and try to get on the bus with the same people who were with you the day before. You dont really fit in because even though youre brown and are friends with black people, the other kids are constantly saying Oh, its the brown kid. You just want to be left alone by everyone. Your arms are all over this girl so much you almost cant breathe. She seems to be happy to see you and hugs you hard.

Article about Black celebrities with natural hair