Lie#1 Your hair in its natural state is inappropriate and unprofessional.
Lie #2 Lighter skin = more appealing
Lie #3 Longer hair = more appealing
Lie #4 The dehumanization of Black and Brown people is their own fault due to their actions.
Lie #5 Healthy, functional black families/marriages are a thing of the past.
Lie #6 Reality tv represents the majority of poc in real life.
Lie #7 Natural hair is a fad and when it dies, the consciousness it promotes will die with it.
Lie #8 There are more Black men in jail than in college.
Lie #9 Most food stamp recipients are poc.
Lie #10 Poor people remain poor because they are lazy.
Lie #11 Immigrants are taking all the American jobs.
Lie #12 Gay people should not be a part of the conversation when it comes to poc empowerment.
Lie #13 Black feminists are a threat to the Black man.
Which LIE is holding YOU hostage?
Read up. Wake up.
#TheTruthWillSetYouFree #criticalthinking #empowerment