Spoken Word Artist Speaks On The Problem With Appropriating Black Slang [Video]

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Poet Taylor Steele powerfully captured why culturally appropriating black slang is the worst.

Performing at the 2016 Women of the World Poetry Slam. Taylor placed 7th overall in the tournament.

The Brooklyn, NY based spoken word artist took on the controversial topic in a performance of her poem “AAVE” (which stands for “African-American Vernacular English”).