There is an awakening to the ways black faces in high places contribute to the destruction/exploitation of black communities, black families and black people…. just the past month alone we saw Judge Tammy Kemp hugged up with the convicted murderer of Botham Jean… In St. Louis alone, black public safety director Jimmie Edwards blame black children for their own deaths, the former director of St Louis County NAACP John Gaskin join a lobbyist firm, after suspension for taking a paid position with Better Together, fuck civil rights, he out herre trying to get this paper. Since Ferguson we’ve seen black pastors leave the pulpit to become the faces of white multimillion dollar nonprofits that exploit black deaths, pain and suffering, a black Circuit Attorney refuse to bring charges in 60% of 5000 cases involving black victims from Jan-June, a black alderman advocate a Republican governor deploy the national guard in North St. Louis AND activists/protesters turned elected leaders side with law enforcement, police and the establishment Dem machine over the community.
Black faces in high places are complicit in most of the injustices we experience… here’s a prime example,
How Black Leaders Unwittingly Contributed To The Era Of Mass Incarceration
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