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How did that work out for us?
First lady Michelle Obama considered wearing her hair in braids while living in the White House. But then she thought of the American people.
“Let me keep my hair straight,” Obama said of her mind-set at the time. “Let’s get health care passed.”https://t.co/uF1peWIj29
— The Washington Post (@washingtonpost) November 17, 2022
My gawd the replies to this tweet! And these people are allowed to vote?
This is the colonial mindset of Black petit-bourgeoisie. She decided to capitulate to the sensitivities of whiteness while her husband smashed universal healthcare, expanded AFRICOM, attacked & destroyed Libya, started wars in Syria & Yemen - in other words - serve white power! https://t.co/RqG74Qseia
— Ajamu Baraka (@ajamubaraka) November 17, 2022