It is time for people of good conscience to stand up and say “no more” to this garbage. We simply won’t allow racism and hatred to be normalized and legitimized and sympathized with.
Moreover, rape is commonly identified as amongst the most difficult crimes to effectively investigate and prosecute.
I may never live in America again, but I am cool with that — I have by my side the two people in the world who have given me the gift of “being me”. What’s more, had I not left, I would not have had the privilege of seeing America from both sides of the coin. And you know what? It’s made me love it even more.
You judge me off the name on my resume, you judge me if I have dreads, you judge me if I have my natural hair moisturized and free all over my head.
We work hard, we are sensitive to the human condition, we are inventive, we are technologically-savvy, we care about the future of this country.
My entire life I felt everyone-despite their political affiliation- should respect our President of the United States…because he was THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES.
We’ve witnessed these same small, irrevocable steps towards totalitarianism in other many other countries and I’m afraid to say, I think we’re watching it here.
Honestly, if your head is spinning, don’t feel bad because mine is too.
Seriously, what the fuck is going on in America right now?
Live a life where what you have is enough, where you thrive on human connection and not things.