Denver Mother Says Her Son Was A Victim Of Racial Profiling By Police For 11 Years While Walking To School
by Clutch 6 months ago
The practice of police officers determining how to approach, handle or regard young Black men based on their skin color is one that has not let up despite clear-cut evidence that it’s a blatant civil rights violation on multiple levels. One mother from Denver, Colorado...
High School Students Don Suits to Prove They Aren’t Thugs, But Why Do They Have To?
by Britni Danielle 2 years ago
The saying “Clothes make the man” is firmly entrenched in our everyday parlance, but is it true? If how we dress can alter one’s perception of us, can wearing a suit instead of a hoodie protect young Black men from being mistaken for “thugs,” even...
What Do You Do When… ?
by Demetria L. Lucas 3 years ago
My grandfather was the pastor of a church. In that church, there was a deacon, Brother Wynn. One Saturday each month, the church would do food giveaways to families in need. How it worked was the families would come, sit through a sermon on God’s...