Tag: #protesters

ACT-TIVISM: BEING APART WITHOUT BEING APART

“Get in the game, for real.” BLACK SQUARES Since the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis at the hands of police officers, and more recent Jacob Blake shot b officers, but survived, protest have been ongoing across the country. But you start to notice… Continue Reading “ACT-TIVISM: BEING APART WITHOUT BEING APART”

ME VERSUS YOU: THE FIGHT OVER POLICING

“Hands up, don’t shoot!” POLICING IN AMERICA In the United States over the years the relationship between the inner city African American community and law enforcement has been fractured for decades. But a few months back, the killing of George Floyd in the city… Continue Reading “ME VERSUS YOU: THE FIGHT OVER POLICING”

FOR THE REST OF THE YEAR: CULTURE!

“It’s all we’re talking about.” 2020 Since the shutdown of the economy concerning the Coronavirus,  a lot has happened and we are not even done with the year yet. And the rest of 2020 will consist of us covering culture in society. And this… Continue Reading “FOR THE REST OF THE YEAR: CULTURE!”

I’M DEFEATED: WHEN THE SOCIAL TENSION BECOMES TOO MUCH

“Too much to keep fighting.” i’m exhausted For the past few centuries there have been social strife in America. From Native Americans losing rights and fighting for justice, to African Americans, Women’s rights, Hispanic, and members of the LGBT community. But the issues sometimes… Continue Reading “I’M DEFEATED: WHEN THE SOCIAL TENSION BECOMES TOO MUCH”

WHY WE FIGHT: WHY SO MUCH RACIAL TENSION IN AMERICA LATELY

“Why we fight.” This past weekend, there was yet more race related tension in America. This time it was a clash between Neo-Nazi and White Nationalist versus protesters on the other side pushing back against the Nationalists. The main site was Charlottesville, Virginia, where… Continue Reading “WHY WE FIGHT: WHY SO MUCH RACIAL TENSION IN AMERICA LATELY”