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Robert E. Lee’s Horse’s Ass Made Me Black

Photo: Chris L. Terry America. In Black.America. In Black. is a weekly essay series that examines the myriad experiences of blackness in the United States.   For Heather Heyer and her fellow anti-racist protestors, two years after Charlottesville. There’s a vacation photo of me, all grainy and saturated like the best ’80s snapshots. My messy red […]

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Straddling Two Worlds: Transracial Adoption and the Authenticity of Blackness

Angela Tucker (bottom right) posing with her basketball team at the Boys and Girls Club in 1993. She is the only girl and only black person on the team.Photo: Teresa Burt America. In Black.America. In Black. is a weekly essay series that examines the myriad experiences of blackness in the United States.   “You are my […]

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