If I had a pound for every tweet that suggested that the UK is following in Americas foot steps when it comes to police brutality, I would be bloody rich. Police brutality here in the U.K. Is not new, it has been going on for years. The way it is represented here is simply different … Continue reading Police Brutality In The UK Is Not New
This James Baldwin quote perfectly explains how I'm feeling right now. It's been a week of deaths within the black community and the feeling of sadness and the anger has started up again. Sometimes I think about how much easier it is to go about your day not hearing or seeing these tragedies. It's horrible … Continue reading Being Conscious is Exhausting
When I heard about the death of Alton & Philando, I was so tempted to go to the #BlackLivesMatter protests and marches, I wanted to be part of the BLM movement. After listening to some family members views on the marches i decided not to participate. "These marches and protests only really happen when a … Continue reading Black Women Matter TOO!
If you don't want to listen to the hundreds of black people saying #BlackLivesMatter and #StopKillingUs because you feel that race is no longer an issue, then take a look at what is going on in the world. >> Understanding White Privilege << White women can go into any drugstore and find their shade of foundation … Continue reading I Don’t Think You’re Listening