Tag Archives: John Henryism

Testimonial Injustice

Rule #1 Difficult? That I am! It engenders the majority of my conversations (exchanges.) Someone is offended, upset or challenged, and so, rather than entertain the idea that they have the issue, these distressed people attempt to undermine me. For … Continue reading

Posted in Competent Commentaries, Oppression Studies | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Hardship Funds

In episode 80 of the COWS, Jan 19, 2010 (Solo # 2) Mr Renegade, aka, Victim, makes reference to John Henryism. Quoting an article, Gus explains that John Henryism refers to “a style of strong coping behaviours… to deal with … Continue reading

Posted in Sick of being black | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment