Junot Díaz at facing race 2012
it’s only an excerpt, but watch it still because this is amazing.
choice quotes include:
“if you’re that cute motherfucker in the group, you’re never attacking the privilege of cuteness.”
“we all have a blind spot around our privileges shaped exactly like us.”
“we are never gonna get anywhere as long as our economies of attraction continue to resemble more or less the economies of attraction of white supremacy.”
“finding people who practice decolonial love is as hard inside of a mass movement as it is outside.”
“y’all clap, but when it comes time to dance, you be pushing on the cute motherfuckers.”