Man, I beg your pardon, Trayvon Martin
Atlanta is my home, but we treated like Martians
A reference to the point he was trying to make in some tweets earlier last week. People act like he was being racist by mentioning Trayvon in the Eat Your Vegetables rap, when really the point was people act like that’s the first black kid to have ever gotten shot due to racism. He notes in his tweets how his mother updates him frequently on the black teen deaths right in his hometown of Atlanta due to shootings, but they don’t get any news coverage like the Martin case did.
Also a possible reference to Atlanta’s hip-hop duo Outkast’s album ATLiens
In addition, this contrasts his previous lines, because if incidents like Trayvon Martin’s murder and blacks being treated like Martians in there own home are still occurring, clearly everything isn’t “all good” or “all okay.”
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