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On Seeing My Grandpa Strike a Pose at the Beach

Snapshots of my Black history

What the textbooks never taught me about Black history, growing up, is that it sat beside me on a plastic-wrapped couch most Sundays, watching reruns of Baywatch over microwaved TV dinners. The lectures never acknowledged that the people who were spat on — taunted, threatened, denied basic human rights on the basis of skin color —…

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Stephanie Georgopulos

former editor-in-chief of human parts. west coast good witch. student of people. find me: stephgeorgopulos.com