[what] you don’t understand is how long this has been happening police brutality and police officers killing black ppl has been going on for so long, and nothing, NOTHING has happened.”
With permission from my son I share a conversation he had with some peers via text messaging. Details of the other children are vague to protect their identities.
My son is not ok.
I can only imagine that his friends of color,
his Black friends,
and more specifically, his Black male friends
are not either.
Dr. Sandra Chapman
Latina, Lesbian, Educator, Mommy of two. Committed to enriching her life with a diverse village of people who will share their stories.