Adele in Bantu Knots and the Black Divide

My older sister’s dogs, “Hershey” and “Peppa,” a year apart, are both cocker spaniels breed and the two couldn’t be any more different. Hershey is a rambunctious outdoorsman, while Peppa enjoys the comforts and delights behind closed doors. My brother-in-law has this running joke that one is “the African” and the other, “African American.” We don’t need to ask him which is which, we already know the stereotypes being…