Reflections on My Heritage and Cultural Pride

Or lack thereof, unfortunately.

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“You’re pretty bad at being Mexican.”

“He speaks better Spanish than you? Funny.”

“What kind of Mexican are you?”

“You’re not that great at being Mexican are you?”

“He’s better at being Mexican than you are.”

The bottom line is this: We are Black men who are proudly gay. What we offer is our lives, our love, our visions. We are risin’ to the love we all need. We are coming home with our heads held up high. [1]

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Source: Rolling Stone
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Source: ew.com
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Source: Justine Camacho

Born and raised in CA. Film, literature, music, poetry, mostly gay/queer/GSM topics. Stick around if I haven’t bored you yet.

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