People need to stop internalizing the blame for political violence done against them.
What if instead of grandstanding, White actors stood in solidarity with people of color?
Quo usque tandem abutere patientia nostra? Cicero bellowed in the Roman Senate in his Catiline Orations. “How long will you abuse our patience?”
The only way to break from the grip of exploitation and injustice is to defeat social inertia with a powerful counterforce
Appearances are the crux of existence in today’s world; it becomes more important to create the illusion of what people want rather than being vulnerable and working towards change.
The United States has based its method of validating human life on financial value since its founding, and this fact rests at the heart of the nation’s ongoing brutality.