chapter  6
TEXTURES: CENTERING BLACKNESS
Pages 25

Box this. Stretch this message across America’s newfound interest in multiculturalism. Mixed with hidden agendas when the ulterior motive is to kill more quotas. Somebody lied, cause you always had apartheid. It’s existed for years. Bi-, tri-, multicultural folks didn’t just get here fresh off the boat; finding a way to say afloat despite the lies and laws they wrote to vote. But yet another category for minority. Another reason for ignorin’ me . . . America’s a multicultural Indian giver. Indian killer. Still gonna call you a multicultural nigga’. So I figure, leave people of color without a name. Keep your shame shock therapy. Bein’ multicultural, won’t make you free.