Why I’m Trying to Stop Using the Term ‘Black’

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In my almost 50 years of existence, I’ve seen several versions of terms used to describe African people or people of African descent.

When I was growing up in Britain in the 1970s, it was common to refer to Afro-Caribbean people as…

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