Tagged “police brutality”
The shit that happened to that girl at Spring Valley High School will never be fixed. Will never unhappen.
White women and girls are generally treated with a kindness and care that often escapes Black women and girls
America's gonna America
We're running out of choices for arrested for ***fill in the blank*** while Black.
Let my people go.
A possible reason behind the madness
Those feelings; that devastation, that heartbreak, that rage -- they exist for a reason.
Fuck this fucking shit, man
Why didn't the Black kids in the video just learn how to be White kids?
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.
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.
"Wanting cops to be able to do their jobs" and "wanting cops to be better at their jobs" are not conflicting concepts
We're bringing knives to gunfights, trying to win 2014 battles with 1963 tools.
There's nothing else to say
This cop assumed that because of the color of my skin I was in some kind of secret club that snickers and trades racist jokes. When he saw my reaction then he realized I wasn’t