If I kill a cop it will be because “I feared for my life”: because I saw a gun, because I thought I saw a gun, because he was reaching for a gun that I never saw and was never there, because he was approaching me, because I heard a sound. Or, more likely, because […] […]Read more "If I kill a cop (a repost)"
The Dirty Dozen: Jim Crow Fantasies I had the pleasure of attending the opening reception for Okeeba Jubalo‘s art exhibit, The Dirty Dozen: Jim Crow Fantasies. If you’ve never heard of him (I hadn’t), I encourage you to peep his bio. He’s very interesting with a substantial career, humble with a quiet confidence whose weighty […]Read more "Jim Crow Fantasies"
‘Black Lives Matter’ is destined to fail unless it embraces Garveyism a reblog spotted on The Melanin Man, published on theGrio.com + written by Theo E.J. Wilson September 23, 2016 at 11:43 AM filed in: News, Opinion Malcolm and Marcus would be ashamed of us. All these years later, the children of the enslaved are still trying to wrestle their humanity out […]Read more "Black Lives Matter is Destined to Fail"