Last night, Donald Glover (Childish Gambino) shared some thoughts on Twitter about race, people’s perceptions of him, and more. He tweeted all this after hearing a friend sobbing and talking to his mom and clarified this morning that he wasn’t under the influence when he was tweeting. Although he doesn’t mention them specifically, the events in Ferguson, Missouri could also have inspired him to speak on Twitter.

Read all he had to say above.