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The Only Black Guy in the Office

I Love Time Off, But This Holiday Break Hit Different

Being reunited with work has never felt so good

A Black person, lying on a couch in front of a window showing a snowy cityscape, eating a chicken drumstick.
Illustration: Michael Kennedy

In normal times, my outgoing text messages would be full of optimistic and excited notes to loved ones about the new year. I’d think “2021 is mine,” jotting down the goals and resolutions I had for the next 365…




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The Only Black Guy In the Office

The Only Black Guy In the Office

Do you know him? Is it you? The trials and tribulations of a Black man navigating corporate life.

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