I find I am unable to put words together, this is an excellent piece and necessary read.
In Defense Of Black Rage: Michael Brown, police and the American dream
I don’t support the looting in Ferguson, Missouri. But I’m also tired of “turning the other cheek” and forgiving
On Saturday a Ferguson, Missouri, police officer shot and killed Michael Brown, an unarmed teenager on his way to college this week. Brown was shot multiple times, though his hands were in the air. His uncovered body was left in the street for hours, as a crowd from his neighborhood gathered to stand vigil. Then they marched down to the police station. On Sunday evening, some folks in the crowd looted a couple of stores and threw bottles at the police. Monday morning was marked by peaceful protests.
The people of…
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