“Ending white supremacy requires the ability to do math—350 years of murderous plunder are not undone by 50 years of uneasy ceasefire.” – Ta-Nehisi Coates
We don’t know that there is going to be a hurricane, but it seems the police, the media and the politicians are driving up the tensions to that level.
“It is not “black on black crime” that is background noise in America, but the pleas of black people.” – Ta-Nehisi Coates
An unarmed black teenager, Michael Brown, was killed because he was walking down the street with another friend. Jaywalking. If I'm walking down that street with a friend, am I going to be accosted? Probably not.
Whitney Curtis for the New York Times It’s only been two days since I wrote this piece on here, “Ferguson Continue reading
Warning: This post includes a graphic photo. A Missouri teen, Michael Brown was killed by an officer with the Ferguson Police Department Continue reading
Some have called it a “riot”, others a “revolution” and still others a “rebellion.” So, what is it exactly? Not Continue reading