Lessons From the Ferguson Decision and Repeated Police Brutality

As Thanksgiving approaches in three days, it would be sacrilegious for me to suggest that Black people in the U.S. have little for which we are¬†thankful. Yet, when it comes to our experience under racist and irresponsible policing in our communities, this sentiment is valid. This is one of those posts that really disturbs me. It disturbs me to write this post simply because I shouldn’t have to write it. It disturbs me that many fellow Black people will call me a “fanatic” or “irresponsible militant” for drawing conclusions and making suggestions that are logical, ¬†effective, and drawn from a … Continue reading Lessons From the Ferguson Decision and Repeated Police Brutality