Yes...Yes They Do
Arguing that black people don’t have a monopoly on the term nigger is just fucking disgusting. You want it that bad? Really?Why, yes...yes they do. Exactly what part of "white folks love the word 'nigger', are obsessed with it, will use any excuse to say it,
~ Latoya Peterson, Slutwalk, Slurs, and Why Feminism Still Has Race Issues
I haven't bothered to cover or discuss the Slutwalk precisely because I knew that sooner or later, some shit like this was about to go down. Pygmy knows, I'm no fan of white feminists, and I don't feel one iota of solidarity with them. Because like most POC, I have The Clock. You know..."the Clock"? The one that starts ticking whenever white folks enter the scene and counts down to that inevitable moment of racial fucked-uppery?
The bitter battle between WoC and white feminists rages on. To quote Neo-Prodigy, "...and in other news, it's Wednesday." Are we really surprised by this? Are we really surprised by this?
I'm sorry if I don't have much more to add to this, but it's Indigenous People's Day/Week, I want to enjoy honoring my fellow POC, and I don't have time to be surprised, appalled, offended, or what have you by white feminists simply conducting business as usual.
For those who still care
Dear Slutwalk, Woman is NOT the Nigger of the World, from Womanist Musings