Thick Skin, Tech and Black History Month

“As a black woman,” she told me, “you have to know your own worth. You have to insist on it because nobody is going to see it for you or insist on it for you.”

It’s strange though to navigate during black history month. So many people act like all of these things were forever ago. Racism isn’t locked away in history books. It’s still alive and real and experienced every day. Black Lives Matter has done a good job to shine a light on it.

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