When a white woman wields her privilege like a baseball bat to clear a spot for her own oblivious entitlement. But no one ever mentions the everyday, run-of-the-mill Becky. We tend to single out the celebrities with the good hair while overlooking the real Beckys in the trenches, wearing their pink pussy hats after they voted for Donald Trump, out here grinding every day. The ones who keep America supplied with white tears and safe spaces are the real sheroes.
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Missing white woman syndrome
Something about the models walking the DKNY catwalk last month in coifs that Lucky magazine called "slicked-down tendrils" - known in my hood as baby hair - tweaked my Queens-reared soul. That tug was followed by a twinge last week when Los Angeles Times reporter Ingrid Schmidt wrote a story about braids, referring to Bo Derek as their matriarch. Hello, what about Cicely Tyson?
This is my hometown. I never realized as a kid that I was different than everyone else who lived in my neighborhood. Everyone, except for a white lesbian couple who had moved to the area to build parks for underprivileged children, was black or Hispanic.