im gonna go ahead and give him tha benefit of tha doubt…
FLAKY ASS PEOPLE DONT GET NO LUV FROM ME.
— Chong-suk Han, They Don’t Want To Cruise Your Type: Gay Men of Color and the Racial Politics of Exclusion (via rniguelangel)
by CarmenLeah Ascencio When my mothers married in 1989 I did not know that their union as a (non-black) Nuyorican and a black American was an anomaly for blacks and Latinxs in the U.S. I knew that their queerness was deviant, but not their black and brown love. I grew up thinking that black and brown love was innate, as I saw it in my family, my community and the history of unified black and brown liberation movements in the urban North East. It was not until I was older that I realized how much anti-blackness pervaded Latinx communities. At…