Tag: racism

Aftermath November 2016

Tess Rafferty on the election of Trump. “You may not cheer at a lynching. You did buy some rope and look the other way."  I resonated with most of her words.  Aftermath November 2016

the-movemnt: Watch: The Talk’s Sheryl Underwood gets choked up in crucial speech about racial profiling and police killings. follow @the-movemnt “Until y’all feel that, this [racial profiling and shootings of unarmed black and brown people] ain’t never going to stop.”

Rolling Stone Names President Obama ‘One of the Most Successful Presidents in American History’

I post this with deep respect. Like every President before, I disagree with some of his actions and positions, but I believe him to be the best US president in my lifetime. And the blatant and subtle racism and the absolutist opposition he has…

This. I am not in favor of violence, but I believe that if we were to focus on – and address – the systemic violence being perpetrated over and over again against brown and black people in the United States, the type of responsive…

Sweet honey in the rock – Ella’s Song

Words won’t do so you’ll have to listen……….. “Until the killing of Black men, black mothers’ sons, is as important as the killing of white men, white mothers’ sons… . We who believe in freedom cannot rest until it comes.” ‪ Thank you, Sweet Honey in…

I understand that it must be terrifying to be a police officer in the midst of a confrontation or stand off and that there are all sorts of unknowns. However, there are ways to disable someone believed to be presenting a threat short of…