Unapologetically Black


The inferiority of man
Outlined in a multitude of shades, all brown
Why does my skin frighten you
The layers of my past
My oppressors
My defenders
Which speak into this lifetime
Questionably surfaced as rampant shots fire
Exploited by undereducated masses
To dehumanize and destroy the very seed that grows America
My skin
Why does it frighten you
With this skin, I have made you
The destroyed remnants of me have fertilized you
I have built you to the very essence of what you are
Yet you wish to exterminate by pigmentation
You falsely proclaim our freedom as we are slain
Barbaric attempts to extinguish our reign
Why does my skin frighten you
America, I made you

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