Why’d my black nanny love me?

Sharon Raven Clark,
Mammoth Lakes, CA

83 yrs ago, Anna knew all about the continuing atrocities of whites against blacks…yet she loved me…why??? how could she??? I didn’t become aware of “white supremacy” until our high school was integrated in 1956 and many jocks walked out. I was so embarrassed. Time and again, black women, in spite of the hell they knew, experienced daily, cared for white children…????

 

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