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The Self-Imposed Infantilization of Black People

The double-edged power of victimhood

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The universe operates according to certain unshakable laws.

If an object is acted on by a force, it will exert an equivalent force in the opposite direction. If a body is immersed in a fluid, it will experience an upward force proportional to the weight of the fluid it displaces. If a White…




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