“I’m Not the Average Black Girl. I Can Only Aspire to Be.”

When we saw Ernestine Johnson give the perfect read to people who say things like, “You talk white” and “You speak so well for a Black girl,” you know we had to share. Check out her perfection below and then, in the comments, tell us how you’ve handled people who’ve said things like that to you before.


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