The words ‘Harriet Tubman Sex Tape’ first stank up my Twitter feed in the middle of an otherwise calm afternoon, and I really couldn’t believe my eyes. I clicked on a tweet about it and the still images alone turned my stomach.
The trouble is, when white folks hear "racism," we tend to take it really personally, as an accusation, or as a challenge. But it's less about us, individually, than it is about the culture in which we participate, and which collectively we have some power to change.
While reviewing the Mango Peach Salsa candle, YankeeDudelDandy says, "Now I admit, I've never actually had mango peach salsa, or smelled it before, but I can imagine that's what it smells like." Good enough for me!