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Black History Month with Anime

Today is the last day of February, one of the shortest months of the year, and one that is filled with two holidays. Since I've already addressed Valentine's Day, I thought I'd take the time to talk a little bit about Black History Month. As you may or may not know, Black History Month is a holiday that is present in North America. It's a way to remember, celebrate, and appreciate the history of African-Americans. Instead of doing the normal way of celebrating, I thought I'd combine anime with this holiday as a way to bring awareness, and to share a few of my thoughts as well.

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fight-or-flight2466d ago

This is a really interesting perspective to approach anime from- I honestly hadn't thought much about diversity in anime before because they almost seem raceless at some times- like they live in Japan but they have blue hair and impossibly sized eyes. It can sometimes seem like anime is its own race, ha ha. But I'll have to think about it more when I watch from now on.