Monroe Dispatch - No Struggle, No Progress

JustUs George Floyd... David Harris

 

April 29, 2021

David Harris

It is right that Derek Chauvin is being held accountable, as should every person and system in the nation that supports or reinforces racism. Justice will never be achieved until we dismantle unjust systems. While many people feel relief at this verdict, it is telling that we live in a nation where a verdict like this would ever be in question. This case's conclusion does not eliminate the deeply rooted inequities that exist in our country and the racism and unconscious bias that permeate our structures and systems. Black people experience collective and vicarious trauma that escalates with...



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