Why Affirming the Beauty of Blackness Is Not Same as Putting White People Down

“I don’t want people to look at me as just another oppressor.”

You might be surprised to find out how society has trained you to think about race.

Here’s how to show solidarity and honor your own struggles, too.

With Love,
The Editors at Everyday Feminism

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Ronnie Rene Ritchie is a Contributing Comic Artist for Everyday Feminism, an illustrator, and storyteller working out of Peterborough, Ontario. Since graduating from the Pacific Northwest College of Art in Portland, Oregon with a BFA in Illustration, Ronnie has had work featured in galleries and sex shops across North America, and their autobiographical webcomic, GQutie, has seen its popularity soar online. Learn more about GQutie, Ronnie’s illustration, or follow them on Twitter @ronithebear.