MP3: SOTU And Respectability Politics

22.01.2015

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SOTU And Respectability Politics MP3

Just because you have a platform, doesn’t mean you should always use it. We’re looking at you, actor Anthony Mackie: “Like my nephew wanted to grow dreadlocks. I’m like fine, I’ll sit you down and I’ll watch The First 48 with you and everybody you see on that show, that’s doing something wrong, they’re black dudes with dreadlocks. So, do you want to be seen as part of the problem or do you want to be ... Source: balloon-juice.com

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