The Underlying Theme

Officers Timothy Loehmann and Frank Garmback involved in the death of Tamir Rice, a 12 year old African-American boy, were not indicted by a grand jury for criminal charges. Probable charges were murder, involuntary manslaughter, reckless homicide, negligent homicide, and dereliction of duty weighed against Loehmann. This non indictment comes on the heels of a hung jury for the Freddie…

Mythbusters: Black on Black Crime

Racial tension is at an all time high within the confines of American culture. Events are constantly split into the subject matter of black and white. The events in question, as of late, have been police shootings of unarmed black men. One side argues the shooting was justified. The other side argues the inconsistency of the…

Dr. Suess

Conversing with people over the past few days has been different for me. I’m starting to hear a lot of subjects to write about. Not that I am seeking conversation for the sole purpose of finding writing material. Ideas flood my head at times. Why not capitalize on it?

The Danger of Being Colorblind

America is in turmoil. Oh you don’t think so? Well, let me give you some names. Trayvon Martin. Tamir Rice. Oscar Grant. Michael Brown. Walter Scott. Sandra Bland. Eric Garner. Freddie Gray. What do these names have in common? They were all either killed by police, died in police custody, or were killed by a…