defranco
Ratchet is a racialized term. So is ghetto. So is thug. So is welfare queen. Someone does not have to EXPLICITLY say the word β€œblack” in order for something to be racist against black people. Speaking in flagrantly racist terms is one of the least sophisticated manifestations of racism today.
TemperedFuryΒ on Philip DeFranco’s, creator of the YouTube channel Philly D, use of racialized language.Β  (via knowledgeequalsblackpower)