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Black Women: We’re Not Superheroes, We’re Human | Colorlines

Black Women: We’re Not Superheroes, We’re Human | Colorlines While Therese Patricia Okoumou’s Statue of Liberty protest inspired praise, Black women want you to know that they are not here to save you.

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While #BlackGirlMagic is definitely a thing, Therese Patricia Okoumou’s brave July 4 immigration protest at the Statue of Liberty forced Black women to remind the world that they are neither superhuman nor here to save them.

The well-meaning post that started the conversation (but was followed by dismissive comments from the original poster):


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