Tagged “freddie gray”
The reason none of the officers accused in the death of Freddie Gray will face jail time is the same reason Freddie Gray is dead
In order for me to preserve some semblance of sanity, America has made me harder. A bit less human. A bit less me.
Its only preposterous if you fail to realize it's not without precedent.
When abject pessimism wins
I am the mother of a Black baby who will grow into a tall, large Black man; the kind of man the police fear and profile.
We're in good hands with Roberts, Lynch, Mosby, and Harris.
Unlike Eric Garner and unlike Freddie Gray, we can breathe. Breathing is just a lot harder to do these days.
Cry new tears. Channel new anger. Feel it all again. All the empathy, all the sorrow, all the rage. Let it permeate you. Embrace its engulf. Because Freddie Gray deserves it. Baltimore deserves it.