This is another of those “This Shit Ain’t Scholarship” type-pieces. We are all aware of the travesty of the lynching of Brother Sam Dubose. If you don’t believe this state-sanctioned/endorsed/performed murder of…
We, black folk, all know the feeling of the noose. We gasp for air when we see them roll by with badges, or in large groups. We know in any…
White Supremacy works in mysterious ways–well not really. First it masks itself. White Supremacy was masked here, as the violent enforcer of state policies, through the intentional switch from an analysis of the longstanding, systemic practices of the police force to opinions, narratives and controlling images of good cops vs bad cops vs angry people of color vs responsible people of color. White supremacy is masked through a muddling of fact and fiction, analysis and opinion, systemic and (imputed) cultural. Secondly, it divorces itself from historical phenomena and trends.
Wow. This is creative civil disobedience and a beautiful display of solidarity within a multiracial coalition. Well done #Ferguson. We see you. We love you. The struggle continues. #Creative #Justice:…