Kandist Mallett highlighted the injustices Black people have faced throughout American history in an op-ed for Teen Vogue, condemning American values and stressing the country’s dependence on “white supremacy and capitalism.”
Mallett’s article is part of the Black Canary column, created this year to sound “the alarm against enduring injustice in America.”
She first noted how young the nation is — only on its 46th president — claiming that despite President-elect Joe Biden’s victory, the race was still too close. She also shredded President Donald Trump’s coronavirus response, arguing that he failed to even manage it within his own administration or family.
“Throughout his campaign and into the transition, Biden has positioned himself as a unity candidate. He has said consistently that