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"How cute!!" But would she bus her child to a school full of black children? Would she move into a predominately black neighborhood? 
Pics like this are so beloved on social media (the original post of this picture had thousands of notes) because they make black and white relations seem friendly and serve as a measuring of “how far we’ve come” (an academy award winning actress and a rapper from Queens hanging out a basketball game!). It couldn’t be more superficial and desperate; it’s a nice picture but we all know it will never go deeper than hand holding

"How cute!!" But would she bus her child to a school full of black children? Would she move into a predominately black neighborhood? 

Pics like this are so beloved on social media (the original post of this picture had thousands of notes) because they make black and white relations seem friendly and serve as a measuring of “how far we’ve come” (an academy award winning actress and a rapper from Queens hanging out a basketball game!). It couldn’t be more superficial and desperate; it’s a nice picture but we all know it will never go deeper than hand holding

And this is what happens when you don’t protect your culture. 

The new faces of R&B and Hip-Hop: Justin Timberlake and Macklemore

So many people are interested in the TURN UP,
Well can we TURN UP Black revenue,
Can we TURN UP Black Businesses,
Can we TURN UP Black Culture and History,
Can we TURN UP Black Spirituality,
Can we TURN UP Black Love,
Can we TURN UP Black Pride.
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Max Roach

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Quincy Jones

Quincy Jones

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Mr. James Brown

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