Your fear is not my fault.

image5Lawrence Dortch,
Vienna, VA.

I’m tired of smiling all the time to alleviate other people’s fears of me. I am not a monster and I shouldn’t have to dress a certain way or smile when I don’t feel like it to make white people feel comfortable.

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3 Responses to "Your fear is not my fault."
  1. barry irving says:

    …assumptions X 3….

  2. CB Terry says:

    “Black peoples problem is that white people have a problem with them”
    “Its not because I’m black, its because they are white”

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