Any mildly intelligent person knows that shutting down a freeway won’t dismantle institutionalized racism, but we do it anyway because it symbolizes the shut down of a system—it symbolizes the revolution.
After watching the video of John Crawford’s execution yesterday, I couldn’t even bring myself to cry. I’ve become so accustomed to hearing about the unjustified murders of my people that […]
For months it’s been clear that Trayvon Martin, not Zimmerman, would be put on trial for second-degree murder. For those who do not understand how that is possible, let me […]
Fruitvale Station chronicles the days and hours leading up to the historic murder of Oscar Grant. Written and directed by Ryan Coogler, the film offers a glimpse into the life […]
There’s still a lot of confusion and misinformation circulating around the not-so-existent charges against the six USC students who were wrongfully arrested on May 4th. As I tried to manage […]