As Black people, we are expected to consume these personal, violent attacks like we digest cake. We are told that we cannot act if someone decides to be ruthless, violent and trifling. As violence begets violence against us, we are continually told and showed that it is not fine to simply be.
An Iowa man is facing hate crime charges after he was arrested on Sunday for fighting with a Black man. Andy Benavidez of Iowa City was wearing a surgical mask when police discovered him fighting the other man, and told police he wore the mask because he was “allergic to Black people,” local outlet KGAN reports. […]
A van carrying Ben Carson’s presidential campaign team “hit a patch of ice and flipped on its side,” striking another vehicle.
Donald Trump disavowed a group’s robocalls that urge voters to vote for Trump because “we don’t need Muslims,” but understands their anger.
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