This isn't the post I planned to write today. It's certainly not the post I want to write today. I planned to write a post that showcased this year for my family, but I can't stop thinking about the families of Tamir Rice and Sandra Bland. I can't stop thinking about the fact that 2015 seems to have . . .
Over the last few weeks, I've followed the coverage of the arrest and mysterious death of Sandra Bland while in police custody. For those who don't know, Sandra Bland was a 28 year old Black woman who was pulled over for an illegal lane change in Texas on July 10, 2015. After a verbal altercation . . .
This post was inspired by the events taking place in Baltimore, MD after the death of Freddie Gray while in police custody. I wrote it after reading so many posts on social media bashing the rioters for tearing up and burning their own city. I saw post after post begging the oppressed to be peaceful . . .