I am at my cubicle when a coworker comes to me and says that hundreds of Berkeley high school students are protesting and marching through the Cal campus. It is noon on November 5 2015. She says there were racist and lynching threats towards Black students at Berkeley High School.
By the hundreds…
As they shouted that all we had to lose
I am Hopeful
That many ones
To obliterate the hate and vitriol towards Black bodies
and a reminder
that this is the responsibility of
My daughter turned 2 years old today. What a powerful and loving gift from them to create a safer
future now for her.
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