Tag: white men can't jump
To become antiracist, I had to let go of the idea of Black athletic superiority. It was harder than I thought.
Unlearning racist ideas about race and physicality has been a hard pill to swallow. In a world where Black intelligence and mental prowess have been ignored, doubted, or downplayed, it felt comforting to have at least one thing that everyone seemed to agree Black people were great at: sports.