Sunday, July 3, 2011

Death of the Auto-Coon: Intelligent Black People are Dangerous

Dangerous Negro, a company founded by black male graduates of some of the nation’s leading business schools (Harvard for one), stands against the notion that black men and black women are meant to be ignorant, club-hoppin, bottle-poppin, gun-tottin, shucking and jiving buffoons.  Our greatest destiny is not to relegate ourselves for the entertainment of others, but to instead seek a purpose that is worthy of the greatness and beauty of being black.

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1 comment:

Anonymous said...

They will fall into the error of a slippery slope. I'm certain some of the celebrities, tv stars, or musicians they themselves like can be interpreted the same way they interpret Lil Wayne or Young Jeezy for instance.

How many of these folks like Tyler Perry? They don't watch his movies at all? Spike sure does seem to think that Perry is the "ignant, shuckin' and jivin'." Now what?