Month: March 2021
An NPR study from January revealed some unsurprising, yet troubling data on police violence against unarmed Black Americans.
75% of the officers who shot and killed unarmed Black citizens were white. 19 of the 135 officers (14%) were rookies with less than a year on their police force, including one that fatally shot an unarmed Black person within four hours of being on the force. A quarter of victims were killed during traffic stops. Roughly 18% of the victims […]
An NPR study from January revealed some unsurprising, yet troubling data on police violence against unarmed Black Americans.Read More »
She would have been a year old tomorrow… You think about the moment it will happen after you reach a certain age. You think of all the things you’re going to do and say. You imagine those precious moments where it’s just the two of you and the smile you receive after you have taught […]
When you wake up in the morning at 4:34 am and before you get out of bed, the train is already warmed up and ready to go at top speed through 125th street picking up every piece of paper in its path and you can’t decide whether to read it discard it put it on […]