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Fun History Fact: The overwhelming majority of cowboys in the U.S. were Indigenous, Black, and/or Mexican persons. The omnipresent white cowboy is a Hollywood studio concoction meant to uphold the mythology of white masculinity.
I will always re-blog this
Hence why they’re called cowBOY. “Boy” was a common title/nickname for men of color (usually black men) used as a way to demean and infantilize them.
white people be like “how is there no racism against white people if (white ethnic group) did (terrible thing) to (another white ethnic group)” and i’m just here like ?????????
When will other poc and other minority groups stop using the struggles of black people as a reference to their struggles? Because a lot of y’all don’t even support black people that much, but you’re quick to say
- " " is the new black
- " " is just like the civil rights movement
- oh this is just like the n word
Like it’s gross. And rude.