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"Are Black Americans Degenerates?" Is The Type of Question We Shouldn't Ignore

This type of rhetoric is spreading like wildfire.

Group photo of African Americans at Roger Williams University in 1899 | Photo Credit | Library of Congress

Whenever Black Americans experience racism, we face a difficult decision. We can either address the racism and potentially get mired into a pit of bad faith arguments or ignore it altogether. But, the problem with…




Momentum is a blog that captures and reflects the moment we find ourselves in, one where rampant anti-Black racism is leading to violence, trauma, protest, reflection, sorrow, and more. Momentum doesn’t look away when the news cycle shifts.

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Allison Gaines

Allison Gaines

Womanist Scholar ♥︎ bylines @ Zora, Level, Momentum, GEN, EICCultured, AfroSapiophile, CoFounder of #WEOC ☕️

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