Your essay had me smiling because my African-American mother held many of the same attitudes. She insisted on white doctors. Seriously. And “wogs”, I assure you many Black Americans have annotated index of things to call people who are “not of color” when the doors are closed and none of them are around. Just one difference, mine didn’t through flip-flops, she threw dishes.

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