Horses with our blinders on
Horses are made to wear “blinders” so that they only look straight ahead and don’t get distracted on the race track
Jay is alluding to the contemporary human equivalent of “blinders.” What is it that keeps us from fully recognizing “the obvious,” for example, the fact that New Orleans was essentially stolen from its rightful inhabitants in the name of profit and power?
A number of Jay Electronica songs reference the shiesty shit happening in post-Katrina New Orleans
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