Double Standards?

Which remark offends you more, this one:

“It’s easier for most Latin guys and it’s easier for most minority people because most of us come from heat. You don’t find too many brothers in New Hampshire and Maine and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Right?” he said with a chuckle.

“We were brought over here for the heat, right? Isn’t that history? Weren’t we brought over because we could take the heat?”

“Your skin color is more conducive to heat than it is to the lighter-skinned people. I don’t see brothers running around burnt. That’s a fact. I’m not making this up. I’m not seeing some brothers walking around with some white stuff on their ears and noses.”Or this one:

“During the slave period, the slave owner would breed his big black with his big woman so that he would have a big black kid

Turning A Corner (Minus California)


  1. Michael July 8, 2003
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