Black and African-American Quotes

The parable is that when you're confronted with racism you handle it like the average ghetto kid would handle it. But you will find refuge when you deal with it intelligently.


KRS-ONE on How to Deal with Racism

Source: Interview, 1990

When I first started doing shows it was all hood spots and all black people. Then I had some mainstream success and did some EDM and it was all white people at my shows for a while. Now it's white, black, and brown people at my shows. All races partying having a good time and enjoying themselves together peacefully. That's what Waka Flocka is all about. For that reason I must say I'm disgusted and disappointed in the actions of the SAE fraternity at University of Oklahoma and I will be canceling my scheduled performance for them next month. Racism is something I will not tolerate.

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