This Is The Dumbest Shit I’ve Ever Seen Before In My Life

First off, who in TF thought this was a good idea? Second off (or secondly? Whatever), I’m going to need my two black brothers holding their so called white “ally’s” leg like two children who want a pack of fruit snacks from their daddy to get all the way tf up and scoot all the way tf over. Third off, and most important, imagine being pictured kneeling to protest police brutality, only for your so called white “ally” to stand because he proclaims that he has roots embedded in the…

#BlackLivesMatter: A Trending Hashtag or a Civil Revolution

The black community has always faced criticism when speaking out about the oppressive forces we face in the world. Yet, the music we make, the art and fashion trends we create, and the slang that originated within our communities are heavily used amongst our critics. After the death of Trayvon Martin in 2012, the Black Lives Matter Movement was founded the following year by Alicia Garza, Patrisse Cullors, and Opal Tometi. From the very beginning, this civil rights movement has been condemned by people who say they do not want…

It’s Open Season on Black Bodies

Ahmaud Arbery isn’t the first Black person to be hunted down and killed by white terrorist. We know about Trayvon because of the 911 call, as we know about Ahmaud because of the subsequent video. However, I know with my entire being that so many more Black people who have been found shot dead with no murder suspects, where killed by white supremacist.