Richard Pryor from live on the Sunset strip describing why he stopped using the word ni**a. “It’s nice to have pride about your shit. I went home to the motherland. And everybody should go home to Africa. Everybody. Especially, Black people. Really man, there is so much to see there for the eye and the… More Do you see any ni**ers? No. You know why? Because there aren’t any.
EBONY: Some Black people were also upset about how often and how publicly you used the word “nigger.” PRYOR: That’s over now, too. EBONY: You’ll never use the word again? Why? PRYOR: Well, I took a trip to Africa – which, by the way, is where I plan to live some day. I went to… More Richard Pryor: There are no “ni**ers” in Africa
One thing I got out of it was magic, I’d like to share with you. I was leaving and I was sittin’ in the hotel and a voice said to me it said, “Look around. What do you see?” And I said, “I see all colors of people doing everything.” The voice said, “Do you… More Keyamsha and the Awakening of Richard Pryor