like famous poc are held up to these incredible standards to be an acceptable role model and if they do one thing wrong suddenly everyone withdraws their support completely bc “um, they’re a little bit problematic”
but scarlett johansson can literally stand by a child rapist and support apartheid and it’s like “yeah but i can still like her movies……….”
'For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide / When The Rainbow Is Enuf', Ntozake Shange, Shameless Hussy Press, San Lorenzo, California, 1976.
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