With little effort, you too can make a racist. Makes 2 to 4 million servings (and then some, with leftovers for sharing)

Image for post
Image for post
Photo by rithwick. pr on Unsplash


After a year marked by a racial awakening, decades of movies about slavery, and White privilege on display at the Capitol this week, I welcome the escapism.

Image for post
Image for post
Source: Netflix


Image for post
Image for post
Photo by Clay Banks on Unsplash

If racism is about power (and it is) and a racial hierarchy exists (and it does), Black people cannot be racist.

“To be black and female in a society which is both racist and sexist is to be in the unique position of having nowhere to go but up.” — Rosemary Brown


Image for post
Image for post
Photo by Fabiola Peñalba on Unsplash

It’s becoming more and more commonplace for single women in their thirties to research their options — regardless of whether they want children


You all can continue to explain if you want to. I no longer will.

Image for post
Image for post
Photo by Maria Oswalt on Unsplash


Image for post
Image for post
Taken from Flickr — Wayne Polk


Image for post
Image for post
Photo by Moritz Kindler on Unsplash


I want to remember her as more than just a punch line, and instead as a complex character

Image for post
Image for post
Picture from Revelist.com (HBO)


Image for post
Image for post
Photo by Olivier Collet on Unsplash

Kobe Bryant wasn’t perfect, but neither are you.


Image for post
Image for post

I’ve always wanted to know what it would be like to be loved and wanted by a man. I couldn’t figure out, for the life of me, why I only seemed to attract gay ones.

About

Simone Samuels

I like big stories and I cannot lie. Authentic, transparent musings & connecting with others so we can all feel less alone. https://linktr.ee/simonesamuels

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store