Curiosity? Racism?

Q: “Why is the palm of your hands clean but the back of your hands dirty? Your whole body is dirty!” “Why do you look like that?” “Your face is burnt.” Genuine questions. Ignorant statements. How do you respond to questions about differences you can’t control? None of the questions nor the one statement were…

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#5 – Color Difference

Q: What’s it like being black in Korea? Honestly, there’s not a lot I can say on this topic. I’m black. I know it, other’s see it, and sometimes they comment on it. I mean, what am I gonna do? It’s out there for people to see. I’m not easily offended by comments about my…

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