While we do have to live in a racialized environment and crisscrossing our alternative consciousness, there is plenty of space, especially after the upcoming reforms, for us to build a strong community at home and in our neighborhoods that is comfortable and healthy for all Black lives.
The state Attorney General Mike Hunter told local media that calling attention to Jones’ case brings only pain to the Howell family. By asking the defendant’s family and community to be silent, he’s asking Julius Jones to die quietly.
“It feels almost grotesque comparing the killings of people to try and make a point. I don’t like it at all. I’m only doing it because of the conversations I hear surrounding the two,” Mike Creef says.
If we’re on the same page so far and you value equity, equality and access to a quality education but you’re still not convinced that you shouldn’t be celebrating Independence Day, take these things into consideration.
Lower-income citizens and those who live in rural counties in Oklahoma are being intentionally misled by savvy politicians who have convinced people to vote against their self-interests. Nevertheless, thanks to the June 30th vote, 200,000 Oklahoma citizens will have health care — including lower-income citizens in rural counties.
“The purpose of order is to ensure justice. When order has failed to do so, the disruption of that order is justified.” — Tyrance Billingsley II
Sexual assault offenders can be our friends, families, neighbors, and even well-known local public figures who are self-proclaimed activists.