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Are You Black-Friendly?

You are? Then put it in your Craiglist housing ads, and on your shop windows while you’re at it. Just don’t be a poser.

Person on bow of ship putting up a sign that says black folks welcome
Photo by Engin Akyurt from Pexels, Adapted by Author on Canva

Heat, internet, water included. We are queer-friendly. This is what I read as I scoured the Craigslist housing section. I’ve seen this declaration many times, and I like it, even though it gives me some questions about other…




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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MJ Adia

MJ Adia

Black-Filipina. Lived in Peru for 5 years. LICSW, dancer, meditator. Writes about multiculturalism, cinema, race, social issues.

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