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On the day another black man is shot
I sit with my family watching sparrows
pick through soil warmed in sunlight.
What is it going to take to stop this madness?
Some Americans call the cops on black people for frivolous reasons. Others appoint themselves judge, jury, and — sometimes — executioner. The summer of 2018 featured at least a dozen … Continue reading →
There’s a genre of letters and phone calls that every black person with a media platform gets on a regular basis. They all begin with the correspondent declaring his or … Continue reading →
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