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Blackis a color and
African is not American
What do you title me as?
AfricanAmerican or Black.
Well I've never been to Africa.
And blacks iswack.
We went from nigger to colored to black.
And I don't understand howI'm all of that.
So when you title me.
Call me by my name.
Not by myrace.
Because ...
I'm more than just the color on my face.




This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This piece has been published in Teen Ink’s monthly print magazine.





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Feb. 23, 2013 at 5:05 pm:
i love your poem great job !
 
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