‘We Are Not Our Ancestors’

Dominique Simpson
6 min readJul 10, 2020

A loud fallacy that couldn’t be more wrong.

Racism has always been an infamous paramount in American history. Recently, America is being forced to confront its’ racist and inequitable practices. Communal outrage and demonstrations have followed the magnification of several unjust murders of African Americans by the hands of the police and community vigilantes. Social media platforms are seeming to exclusively consist…

Dominique Simpson

The hermit scribe, a witty womanist. Essayist, poet, and black literature enthusiast. Unequivocally and unapologetically black.