“Black” is definitely associated with African-Americans, and anyone delusional enough to disregard the Black Power Movement and the entire history of the term “black” being used as a replacement for “negro” and “colored” needs to revisit history books. I would strongly recommend you actually talk to some black people before you start telling us how WE identify EACH OTHER.

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