This week I had a nightmare that woke me up at 4am, eyes brimming with tears. I was in some sort of large enclosed space, like a bar or nightclub, with tables and chairs all round, and some sort of stage to the front. People were drinking and chatting, socializing as usual, and there were … Continue reading The Real Enemy is Police Brutality – not Jussie
It always amazes me how terrified white people are of us. It’s like hatred, disgust, fascination, obsession and fear, all tied in one. Fear is the rationalization they use in almost every instance, almost like hatred is just a trojan horse with fear packed inside. Police kill an unarmed black person - he feared … Continue reading The Dynamics of Racial Fear
On the morning of December 30, 2017, Erica Garner's twitter account (now managed by her mother, Esaw Snipes) released the following statement: That same day Erica Garner, 27 years old and a mother of two, had died of a heart attack. Notwithstanding the tragedy of her death and the painful context in which Erica … Continue reading If You’re White, Stop Whining.