How white men commit atrocity after atrocity and how white supremacy excuses their behavior

Left to Right: Robert Aaron Long, Dylann Roof, Nikolas Cruz, Kyle Rittenhouse

On Tuesday, March 16, 2021, Robert Aaron Long murdered eight people in three separate locations in Atlanta, Georgia. Six of the eight people murdered were of women of Asian descent. This act of racist violence comes after a year-long tirade of Anti-Asian/ comments towards Asian people leading to a spike…

A poem of the Black-American experience.

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black.

cramped on ships

stung by whips

prayers pressed through lips

black.

never see home again

a new land filled with hateful men

your skin already condemned

black.

your body does not belong to you

forget everything you ever knew

all of the others…

The protests against social distancing guidelines are the embodiment of white privilege. Here’s why:

Source: Library of Congress & OC Hawk

The quarantine protests that are happening here in America have two things in common: They’re overwhelmingly white and full of misinformation.

Wisconsin, Washington state, Utah, Ohio, Michigan, Colorado, and Minnesota have been littered with protests over the past few days. The messages of the demonstrations range from business owners who…

The protests against the closures brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic are dangerous displays of selfishness and privilege

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Americans all across the U.S. are protesting for their state governments to re-open all businesses that were closed because of the threat COVID-19 presents.

Let me say that again:

Americans are protesting against being instructed to stay home because they believe their rights are being violated. What rights? …

This global pandemic will prevent the systems in place globally from going “back to normal”

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Coronavirus. The virus that’s sweeping the globe, shutting down city after city and country after country wherever it shows up. K-12 schools are being canceled indefinitely, and college courses are all moving to the online option. Everyone is being told to stay home, businesses everywhere are taking a massive profit…

How have black people have been deemed as inferior by white supremacy while being interwoven in the personal lives of white people?

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The services ‘provided’ by black people via enslavement have always been an integral part of the progression of white societies around the globe. Black people being held as slaves is what made America as prosperous as it is today. Two hundred fifty years of free labor will do that. …

“Stop and Frisk” cannot be explained away by Mike Bloomberg as an ‘oops, my bad’, here’s why.

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On February 13, 2020, Michael Bloomberg issued an ‘apology’ for “Stop-and-Frisk” saying:

“There is one aspect of approach that I deeply regret, the abuse of police practice called stop and frisk. I defended it, looking back, for too long because I didn’t understand then the unintended pain it was causing…

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