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The Geometry of Being Black: Using Afrofuturistic Thinking to Counter Internalized Anti-Blackness

The Geometry of Being Black: Using Afrofuturistic Thinking to Counter Internalized Anti-Blackness

We often discuss what it means to receive racism, but we shy away from conversations about how anti-Blackness has trickled down into our communities. We need to create more spaces where Black people can confront the pain we harbor within. Spaces where we can reflect on our feelings of hurt, betrayal, and self-deprecation. The more we have these honest discussions about what role we play in extending anti-Blackness, the more we can strategize around abolishing it.