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Black gratitude is not an attitude white people should ever expect

because it’s really racist and revisionist

Here are a few grating demands for gratitude I’ve noticed:

So, it’s astoundingly insidious and totally enraging that some white people refuse white guilt but expect Black gratitude.

Instead of gratitude, I focus on the gaps.

America thinks it is exceptional, when in fact, America is odd.

I need justice to make smooth and even the rough patches of Black life disfigured by white supremacy.

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