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  •  WOW great diary. I once invited a black friend hom (2+ / 0-)
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    Denise Oliver Velez, kaliope

    and my parents made me see him on the front lawn. When he left they screamed at me I don't want no N***r grandbabies.... Never seemed to mind the potential grandbabies being product of incest.... I screamed back that they had no way of knowing how did they know if they were black.... I was a smart assed kid but I got it right lololol.

    We are swimming in one big pool where combinations create outer characterisitcs that peole can group as in  and out (which means usable and exploitable) God what asses people can be.

    Fabulous diary and I am getting the books you recommended.

    How can you tell when Rmoney is lying? His lips are moving. Fear is the Mind Killer

    by boophus on Sun Jul 01, 2012 at 03:10:32 PM PDT

    •  Your comment proves that we don't (1+ / 0-)
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      have to accept certain values of older generations - thank you for sharing.

      "If you're in a coalition and you're comfortable, you know it's not a broad enough coalition" Bernice Johnson Reagon

      by Denise Oliver Velez on Sun Jul 01, 2012 at 03:36:58 PM PDT

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