Jackie Summers honors the final words of Heather Heyer.
#StopRacism Social Interest group
As citizens of this broken nation, we all play a part in this revolution. What is your role?
The trees have changed over the years, but the hanging remains.
The irony of the whole thing was, here we were making a stand *against* hatred & white supremacy, but it was the interaction between the pup and the protesters that made me experience the true spirit of what we’re trying to go *FOR* in this country.
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Inaction and silence are both layers to this cycle of oppression.
Naming white supremacy shifts the locus of the problem to white people, where it belongs.
It’s not a few lone wolves, the system is filled with racist officers. Denial gains us nothing.
“Racism isn’t born, folks, it’s taught. I have a two-year-old son. You know what he hates? Naps! End of list.” ~Denis Leary
A social interest group and a popular class to choose from … or join in on both!
You have your choice of two great calls!
Chris Crass asks white people to be enraged by verdicts that echo the thousands of anti-Black racist verdicts before it.
How can we change the system when it is deeply entrenched in slavery by another name?
There isn’t a ‘race’ gene, folks.
So often said during the Obama Era. For Thaddeus Howze, the lie is laid bare.
“If your progressivism doesn’t have clear solutions to address these forms of racism, your plan is going to result in racist outcomes.”