New Podcast Episode: SAY HER NAME LOUDER … Justice for Breonna Taylor #46

The announcement of a settlement between Breonna Taylor’s family and the City of Louisville was made yesterday. The family accepted the City’s judgment but still plans to get justice for Breonna Taylor by working to ensure that the officers responsible for her murder are brought to justice. This episode works to inform the listener about…

What’s Black Out Tuesday About?

I’m in favor of Blackout Tuesday. It’s a call from two record label executives, Jamila Thomas and Brianna Agyemany, to #Pausetheshow. It’s not a call to silence. It’s a call to action, self-care and reallocation of resources. Two Black women are using their influence to interrupt silence among one of the industries that benefits the…

#SayHERname Too

Mothers and fathers of Black daughters aren’t better off than mothers and fathers of Black sons. Say the names of Black daughters who have lost their life at the hands of police. Breonna Taylor. Sandra Bland. Rekia Boyd. Tanisha Anderson. Charleena Chavon Lyles. Korryn Gaines. Alexia Christian. Mya Hall. Meagan Hockaday. Janisha Fonville. And on…

Breonna, Amadi, George

We always have to prove we were treated unjustly… even after we’ve been murdered. They find our best photos and have our moms on TV crying about how great of a child we were. Our perpetrators never have to prove anything. They lose their job, then get a new one. And a book deal. And…