Policing is a racist, classist institution. It cannot be separated from white supremacy or capitalism. We have to understand the social circumstances we as people of color live through are direct consequences of the economic system we live in, and the political system in place which upholds it….
That is not a typo.
laughing at how CNN went into one of the looted businesses in Ferguson and spoke to the owner. the reporter started asking all these leading questions that were clearly setting up answers that expressed anger that their businesses were broken into.
The owner was like “actually I just want justice for Mike Brown im not worried about material things”