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“When did you accept your black self? When did you add your blackness into your self-identity?
When did you first acknowledge it? When did you begin to like being a black woman/man?”
I did not always like the fact that I was black. For many of us, accepting our blackness comes with a lot of history and responsibilities? Though, you may not be aware of it, at some point, you had to go through a self-acceptance process to make sense of who you are. I wonder how many people are walking around in their lives and have not experienced this process?