—-Chapter 3: Groundings With My Sisters : Patriarchy and the Exploitation of Black Women.
From How Capitalism Undeveloped Black America by Manning Marable p. 73
It just don’t understand how anyone could treat another human being that way. I don’t understand how anyone willfully disavows another’s humanity. Hell, I don’t understand how anyone could treat animal that way.
Owning our history is awful, and that pales in comparison to the horror inflicted on those who lived it.