How Keeping Our Sons Safe Makes It OK for Whites to Be Racists

See on Scoop.itOUR COMMON GROUND Informed Truth and Resistance

The slaying of 17-year-old Jordan Davis by a white man who didn’t appreciate his taste in music had some black people scrambling to give black boys “the talk” about how not to scare white people into shooting them. The Rev. John Guns, pastor of St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church in…

OUR COMMON GROUND Omnibus‘s insight:

"Any white store owner, or night watchman, who expects a black youth to take off his hood because it scares him, even though that black youth has no plans to do anything scary, isn’t asking for respect but for his irrational fears to be coddled."

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