I Don’t Look Black, but I’m 100% Black Excellence. Any Questions?

You can question my Blackness, but I know where I come from

Photo: courtesy of the author

You’re free to claim your Black ancestry and know that Blackness isn’t defined by rigid boundaries, a specific amount of melanin, or what features you have.

Boricua/Taíno via LBC | PhD student in NREM, UH Manoa | B.S. & M.S. in Earth Systems, Stanford ’17 | financially support at https://cash.me/$Fisky

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