I very sad and very unsurprised. I was not a regular reader of Black Amazon, but this is the sort of thing that will leave a big gaping hole.
Amanda apologizes. Racist images will, at the very least, be removed from future printings of the book. I am glad to employ my “Good News” tag today as well. It needed to be dusted off. Should I even use the word “healing” at this point? Well, is it my place to do so? No. ButContinue reading “But soft, what light through yonder window breaks?”
… And then I saw this on the “Dear White Feminists” blog whose sub-headline reads, appropriately, “Quit goddamn fucking up.” I think my occipital lobe just broke. Jonathan Swift this ain’t. The images are racist and both author and publisher ought to have realized that. I sincerely hope that they will engage people on thisContinue reading “Since I’m abroad, I was, in fact, thinking about ordering “It’s A Jungle Out There””