Ode to the Black Woman

I hope every person reading this will channel the energy of Claudette Colvin and Rosa Parks and say: “Nah. Not today.”

Dear Black women: You’re long overdue these roses.

You are the heart that holds families together.

--

--

--

Just a man living with a wild notion that I can be the change I wish to see in this world. See my website to follow my journey as I do this. Johnbroadway.me

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

The Pervasive Disdain for Black and Brown Lives

On Being a White Art Historian

Race in Finance — Making Black Lives Matter in Financial Services

This Started in Minnesota? Of Course.

Black Student Orgs Demand Equality and Justice on Campus

A protestor holds a sign that reads “It’s a privilege to educate yourself about racism instead of experiencing it!!!”

Liberty, history and the making of whiteness

If Not Now, When?

Why I’m An Angry Afrikan

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
John Broadway

John Broadway

Just a man living with a wild notion that I can be the change I wish to see in this world. See my website to follow my journey as I do this. Johnbroadway.me

More from Medium

Un-Learning to Tip Toe Around White Supremacy

When Abercrombie and Fitch Ruled the Retail World

Big Brother: Black Men & Celebrity Culture

Ain’t No Place For Black Women In White Feminism