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Black Women Respond to Beyoncé’s Lemonade

We love Lemonade! But as white women, we know that it’s not for us. Here is a list we’ve compiled about black women writing about Beyoncé and Lemonade and how it speaks to them. Go forth, enjoy, and learn, gang.

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We’re sure we’ve missed some magnificent things so reblog and add or send us anything you’ve found! We’ll be updating this post as new articles come out. Happy reading!

Portabello Road Market, London.

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Herbert

This is the Pre-2006 one Naira coin

This is the Post-2006 one Naira coin

And the name of the man whose face graces its surface is Herbert Macaulay

… who surprisingly does not have a widely available biography from what I can tell

Which is strange given that he is considered one of the first post-amalgamation Nationalists and then statesmen

He was also the grandson of Samuel Ajayi Crowther, first African Anglican Bishop; remarkable man in his own right