Why Every Black Person Should Study Black American History

Justin Patton
5 min readJun 24, 2020

Understand the cloth you’re cut from.

I hated history, and even more so Black History.

When the only Black History that is taught is slavery and struggle, you get sick of that shit.

What does it do to a black boy’s mind when the first thing that he learns of his

Justin Patton

Spoken word artist and writer. Living my life and writing about it along the way, it just might inspire somebody. IG: @iamjustinpatton