On January 26, 2020, upon hearing of Kobe Bryant’s death in a helicopter crash, I posted a zealous comment on my Insta-story (which was subsequently shared to my Facebook story as well) in which I harangued him for having raped a woman back in 2003.
I’ll never understand why white people in Canada insist on anglicising names. And why should we change our own identities to placate our colonizers? Wasn’t 600 years enough?
This isn’t a mommy blog, but this is a blog written by two women of colour, one of whom is a working mom.