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Charting Success In This Racist Matrix

Charting Success In This Racist Matrix

Black History Month Musings, Part III

By N Oji Mzilikazi

Originally appeared in the Montreal Community Contact Volume 24, Number 06 March 20, 2014

Don’t be fooled or tempted to confuse fortuity, sacrifice and hard work that have Blacks in positions of authority with racial progress/racial advance, or buy into the same. Racism is more virulent than ever, just more subtle — brandishing smiles and with an abundance of changing code words that require the conscious to be forever on their P’s and Q’s…