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blackness Quotes

Three of the best book quotes about blackness
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“Today mass incarceration defines the meaning of blackness in America: black people, especially black men, are criminals. That is what it means to be black.”
Michelle Alexander
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The New Jim Crow
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“Challenging these forms of racism is certainly necessary, as we must always remain vigilant, but it will do little to shake the foundations of the current system of control. The new caste system, unlike its predecessors, is officially colorblind. We must deal with it on its own terms.”
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“The only time black folks are safe, is when white folks is disarmed.”
Major Marquis Warren
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