This is a compilation of the articles that i found interesting from yesterday up until this morning. Please share and subscribe so you get new content as soon as it is available. In Ferguson, Where Next?, Michael Gerson, The Washington Post Barack Obama, Fergsuon, and the Evidence of Things Unsaid, Ta-Nehisi Coates, The Atlantic ‘They’re Murdering Our […]Read more "Daily Article Reader 11/28/14"
We all have privilege in varying forms whether it be tomato privilege, white privilege, or the privilege to ignore how Thanksgiving was actually founded and what really happened to Native Americans while we eat our turkey.Read more "Thanksgiving Thoughts: My Tomato Privilege and What it has to do with Ferguson"
Some of the most insightful articles I came across today: Cory Booker wrote a Column about Rodney King in 1992. It’s a Perfect Response to Ferguson, Libby Nelson, Vox Organizing Fergusons, Keeanga-Tamahtta Taylor, Jacobin How Note to Use a Grand Jury, Jeffery Toobin, The New Yorker Why Ferguson Burns, The Editors, The Nation Barack Obama, Ferguson, and Racial […]Read more "Daily Digest 11/26/14"
I had work to do today for school but my activist side took over today and I have spent the day consuming reports and articles on what happened last night. In order for us to move forward we need to reevaluate what really to try to figure out how to attack this ever evolving structural […]Read more "A Post No Indictment Article Reader for 11/25/14"
I think America must see that riots do not develop out of thin air. Certain conditions continue to exist in our society which must be condemned as vigorously as we condemn riots. But in the final analysis, a riot is the language of the unheard. And what is it that America has failed to hear? […]Read more "Dr. King on Riots"
I don’t even know where to begin with this. Darren Wilson was not indicted in the murder of Michael Brown last night and though I expected this, I am still and will always be angry about it. When George Zimmerman got away with the murder of Trayvon Martin I felt distraught because I still had […]Read more "The Death (and Rebirth) of Hope"
What else is there to say. Once again white supremacy has shown how integrated it is into the American fabric. I need the night to sort out my feelings for this.Read more "No Indictment for Officer Darren Wilson in the Murder of Mike Brown"