Fuck Your Bootstraps; Lick Mine

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I’m not impoverished, homeless, and abused due to moral, behavioral, or educational failing.

I'm a fucking punching bag; it's deliberate, calculated, and all-encompassing. My Black skin is a trap. My sexuality is a threat. My body and labor are only desirable as long as they're taken by force and for free.

This is not a personal problem for Black and poor people. When will you understand it's systemic? That means it doesn't matter what we do; we will end up at the bottom because everything is literally working against us.

" Attending college does not close the racial wealth gap.

Raising children in a two-parent household does not close the racial wealth gap.

Working full time does not close the racial wealth gap.

Spending less does not close the racial wealth gap."

http://verysmartbrothas.com/yeah-black-people-would-be-wealthy-if-we-stopped-buying-jordans-and-weave-has-always-been-and-will-always-be-bullshit/

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