“Every young black male who was in the park last night is suspect in the rape of that woman who is fighting for her life” Words spoken directly from the Controversial Netflix Series “When They See Us.” Directed by Ava DuVernay. Watching the first 15 minutes I was at a loss for my words. I… Continue reading Will They See Us?
"Please know Jude. I had true feelings for you." Jewel was speaking into the phone but the words fell on deaf ears as she heard the phone hang up. She knew it wasn't going to be long before Jude would be knocking at her doorstep. Immediately, Jewel began packing up her bags, shoveling as many… Continue reading The Past Lives- Part 3: Past Meets Present
This is something that has always bothered me about black people, or at least people in poorer communities. “NO SNITCHING!” I have always thought this was the most ignorant thing you can say. If you see someone getting jumped, you better not say anything. If a girl gets raped, “oh hey that’s fucked up, but… Continue reading Snitching, Police Officers and Taking Back Being Black