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It’s All Fun and Games Till a White Person Asks to Fondle Your Fro

“It never ceases to amaze me how a moment of candor can spiral into an all-out ‘Ask the Black Guy’ AMA, with people spitting out questions they know they’ll never have the opportunity to ask again. I hear the same thing from friends who, like me, are the sprinkles of black pepper in their offices.”

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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Jada Gomez

Jada Gomez

Senior Platform Editor at Medium. Girl with the long last name from the Empire State. NYU Alum. Runner. Puppy Mommy. Smiler.

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