“The future will have no pity for those who, possessing the exceptional privilege of being able to speak words of truth to their oppressors, have taken refuge in an attitude of passivity, of mute indifference, and sometimes cold complicity.”—Frantz Fanon. (via mehreenkasana)
what are the ferguson police trying to achieve at this point? distract from mike brown’s murder? crush the peaceful protests? help darren wilson leave the state? convince the media that the majority of ferguson’s citizens are violent rioters and looters? done all that, and they’re still going. it’s like they’re going to keep attacking black people for as long as they can get away with.
Let's talk about the looting of the world's resources for the comfort and power of the rich. Let's talk about the looting of our labor, especially communities of color. Let's talk about the looting of our political voice to keep us disenfranchised. We could talk about looting. I'm game.