By Anna Prouty
In Ferguson, they’re spraying protesters with tear gas. In Ferguson, they’re forcing the journalists out of the streets, telling them to turn off their cameras and arresting them. In Ferguson, they have SWAT teams with guns trained on peaceful protesters. In Ferguson, they shot an unarmed black boy.
In 28 hours, somewhere in America, a cop or vigilante will shoot another black man. Then another. And another.
I would like to say I can’t believe this is happening in my country, but my country isn’t a place I recognize anymore. [Read more…]