You know which ones of your friends are racists behind closed doors.
You know which one of your buddies starts shit with Black folks because the enjoy causing chaos but has all the right terms and language in their bios.
Y'all know how these people are.
Until that shit is brought to light, the fedi will maintain its reputation for being anti black no matter how many links to indie hip hop artist one posts.
Until that happens, I'm not interested.
@Are0h you really do see this shit as a white-passing person you know. White people have trouble making conclusions about people who are racist and have shitty character because of bullshit like "well they've always been nice to me" and like NO SHIT YOU'RE FUCKING WHITE THAT'S THE POINT. And then they say nothing in private spaces when these racist shitheads slip in casual racism.
Say it with me white people: "It is not enough that I am not racist, but I have to be actively anti-racist".
@thufie Quite a few people on the fedi are straight up lying right now to save face.
It's popular to say your against racism because folks like to believe the fedi is a progressive place.
But it's not. The fact so many Black people have came and left drive home the point at how racist this space really is.
WHEW @thufie I have seen some really interesting takes in the last week, but this is probably one of the richest. Considering you are a person who defended a racist stalker of mine, talked about how they were nice to you and how we went about it the wrong way, and then apologized to your followers for defending said stalker... instead of the person that was harassed and further castigated. That person is me.
@ArtistMarciaX if I did something wrong tell me exactly what I can do to make it up to you because lately I'm trying to make a lot of shit I've done in the past right again.
@ArtistMarciaX I mean it.
@thufie There's nothing really, there's been a culture of deflecting antiblackness on here to the point where the damage is done. It's been cultivated to perfection.
I'm just shocked you even responded, the bar is beneath the foundation, shit's not even on the floor.
@thufie I just hope the next time a Blk person defends themselves on here, you will respond to it w time & care the way you expect it for yourself, instead of dismissing them bc "white people have trouble making conclusions about people who are racist and have shitty character because of bullshit like "well they've always been nice to me" "
@ArtistMarciaX I've been wayy too forgiving and patient with my judgement towards certain types of people on here and the fucking koyu thing made that clear as day to me. I'm not taking bullshit, transparent excuses anymore.
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