Code Switching Ain't a Lesson that Can Be Taught

Now Reading: Assata pg. 37


Why do we have to code switch when we get around white people? I was never taught this, explicitly... My grandmother inadvertently taught me this by the way she would answer the phone in the most proper, welcoming tone - as soon as she realized it was one of her sisters, she would turn her southern twang back on. I would watch ...

To be continued ...

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