Dave Chappelle

Language and Racism.

A peculiar feature of the truth is that it’s funny. Actually, wait. The truth is clearly not always funny. What I mean is that there’s a certain joy that reliably accompanies the truth. And this joy will, under the right circumstances, make people laugh. Great comedians all understand this. The Richard Pryors, the George Carlins,…continue reading on Medium…

If you don’t already know what this is from the title, seriously, where have you been?! In his first on-stage performance in almost 3 months, Dave Chappelle speaks about racism, the intricacies of police brutality and how the spectre of slavery still haunts modern-day America.

This isn’t comedy, it’s a sermon. It honestly seems redundant to say anything more than “stop what you’re doing and go listen to this.”