Confessions of A Pre-Woke Black Brit

It has been a difficult year. But more than that, it has been a difficult year to be black.

An isolated black board piece
An isolated black board piece
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A young black girl with braids
A young black girl with braids
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I am not the only one to have heard the ‘pretty for a dark girl’ rhetoric.

BLM protest
BLM protest
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This all sounds like an excuse. I suppose maybe it is.

Instagram app on phone
Instagram app on phone
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Black Lives Matter sign
Black Lives Matter sign
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I’m a former doctor turned writer/content creator. I write topics on self-help, lifestyle, and the weird and wonderful. My website: https://www.mindthemedic.com

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