This is a VERY IMPORTANT ESSAY from Julian Long that was pointed out to me by a friend: I do not much care for Blaxplaining the way the world works. I get emotionally exhausted trying to answer “why” questions that have no answer just to show empathy with you showing empathy with me. Blaxplaining makes my … More Black Cloud For My White Friends: Another Inconvenient Truth
In addition to Mike Brown, John Crawford III, Trayvon Martin, Eric Garner, Justin Baker and Antonio Martin—to name only a mere few–we can now add from Southern California to the growing list of young black man being killed by police while they were not committing violent crimes and ALL were unarmed. I’m not saying that all cops are … More Ezell Ford, Unarmed Black Man, Killed By Police: Autopsy Released.
There is a protest taking place in Houston today. Jordan Baker, a 26 year old unarmed black man, was shot and killed by a Houston Texas police officer, Juventino Castro, in January 2014. Castro says that he was in a strip mall in Houston and saw Jordan Baker riding slowing through the strip mall, possibly … More Justin Baker, Unarmed Black Man, Killed By Police: No Indictment