I give Truthout props. Very few indie outlets will touch upon this because they are dependent on support from white progressives that push Deray…
But my problem with this piece and others like it is they still give Deray the benefit of the doubt instead of listening to grassroots voices who where there from Day 1 breaking down how he was selected, amplified and put in position to mislead and divert attention away from black grassroots. This was purposeful.
The issue isn’t Deray’s misguided case for hope, it’s the co-ption that Darren Seals was murdered while trying to expose.
DeRay Mckesson’s Misguided Case for Hope
In DeRay Mckesson’s newly published book, readers are left with more frustrating questions than answers.