My Family Were Refused Service Because We Were Black

A racist experience is an instant flashbulb memory.

Shamar M
Momentum
Published in
5 min readNov 27, 2023

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Every year in the summer holidays, since I was a baby, I would travel to France. The reason behind it was that my family had a house there that they bought for mere pennies in the 80s and had renovated into a family holiday home.

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Shamar M
Momentum

27. Based in the UK. PG DIP HR Management. Chief of publication The First Time. Editor in About Me Stories.