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When I Realized I Was Black - Philly's 7th Ward
I noticed an interesting hashtag on my timeline recently: #realizedIwasblack. People were sharing their experiences growing up and when they were initially confronted with the realization that their perceptions of themselves ran counter to some other’s perceptions of them. CNN recognized that in “The Souls of Black Folk,” Du Bois shared his experience of when he …