FEATURE: “17 Struggles All Suburban Black Kids Know Too Well”
August 10, 2015
Check out these illustrations from LA based artist Pedro Fequiere – from his new spot-on Buzzfeed listicle, “17 Struggles All Suburban Black Kids Know Too Well’. Any black person who has experienced or currently experiencing youth in a suburban (or mostly-white environment) should definitely understand where this illustrator is coming from. See some extracts below and CLICK HERE to see more.
By Alexander Aplerku, AFROPUNK Contributor
PEOPLE FREELY TOUCHING AND GRABBING YOUR HAIR
MEETING THAT ONE FRIEND’S PARENT THAT YOU DIDN’T KNOW WAS RACIST
BEING THE PRIME SUSPECT OF WHATEVER WAS STOLEN AT A HOUSE PARTY
EVERYONE LOOKING TO YOU TO EXPLAIN AND DEMONSTRATE NEW DANCE CRAZES