“Traveling While Black Can Be Downright Bizarre”

“What I’ve discovered during my travels is that my race serves, simultaneously, as both a repellent and an invitation, prompting avoidance and intrusion. In places where the locals have had few (or no) interactions with black people, I’ve been met with a wide range of reactions—some frankly astonishing…” Read the full story: Daily BeastPhoto credit: Unsplash/N.