My thoughts are now on the mother of Michael Brown, Lesley McSpadden. Whose words went into her ears telling her to keep calm and refrain from asking for the head of Darren Wilson?
I know my black mother. Since I was 12, I’ve often played out scenarios in my head in which I’m killed by a cop, and I imagine my mother running to the scene [..]
Between the Black Israelites overly aggressive strategies to recruit and simultaneously bring down those with original thoughts who are capable of living in a positive environment, and Jesse Jackson’s Madonna-like, silent and ineffective cameo, the day was off to an interesting start. [..]