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"He Gave Me No Choice" Officer Says Who Killed 12 Year Old Tamir Rice

12 year old Tamir Rice was shot dead by a Cleveland officer in November. The footage if the shooting shows the officer shooting Rice within seconds of pulling up on him in the police car. 156 more words


How Many Times Can One Soul Cry? My Reaction to the Sam Dubose Video.

I said I wouldn’t do it. I wouldn’t watch one more video of a black person being murdered by the police, but today while I was reading an article the video was embedded in the article and of course I clicked on it. 747 more words

My Thoughts On Paper.

Suicide or Murder? Tonight on "Conversations Of A Sistah"

Controversy and speculation surround the events of Sandra Bland’s death. The 28 year old Chicago woman who committed suicide in a Waller County (Texas) jail was stopped by state trooper, Brian Encinia for failure to signal before changing lanes. 226 more words

Conversations Of A Sistah

Love Your Enemies

Angry demonstrations took place in Columbia, South Carolina last weekend. White supremacists faced off against counter-protesters. The mounting tensions were aggravated by the sweltering 100-degree temperatures. 108 more words

Christian Living

Go set a fucking watchman

I’m not going to pretend I’ve ever had any real run-ins with the police. As a young-ish looking white middle-class woman from Kent, my encounters with the police started with Brownies and ended with watching some poor kid get arrested at Lovebox when the dogs sniffed his stash. 1,269 more words

The Mothercoaster

"Let's Talk Candidly About This Racial Tension Here In America"

It seems that with each passing day the racial tension here in America just keeps steadily climbing to it’s boiling point; like the slow-cooked frog in a pot of water, the temperature is turned up little by little, so as to keep the frog from jumping out due to such a shock to its system, until finally the frog is cooked completely and subsequently dead as a doornail. 3,116 more words


Morals: the standard we all should be held to

Its not about race, religion, creed, sexual preference, social class, economic level or Occupation. Morals! Morals are what everyone should hold each other responsible for! Morals determines the humanity of a person and dictates whether you should respect a person. 149 more words