Posts Tagged ‘BlackLivesMatter’

Cyborg #1: Cop That Son

DC’s CYBORG #1 released this morning.  To date, this is the most important comic book series I have ever read/collected.  I will defend that statement in the days to come. But in the meantime… Cop That …and as my friend Damon, founder of CNOC, says…GETCHU SOME!!! CYBORG 8 panel free preview | Cyborg #1  

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A Salute to Bree Newsome by Artist Quinn McGowan

Illustrator and comic creator Quinn McGowan​ was moved by Bree Newsome and her recent act of civil disobedience. Intrigued by the calm, serene expression she had as she was being arrested, he drew her without the harness and ropes. “She became a mythical figure right before my eyes and that’s what I wanted to convey,”…

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Thank you Stuart Scott!

I’ll need to give this post an update to properly thank this man, and his family for the impact he has had on all of our lives, but especially black people here in the US. But in the meantime…shoutout to Stuart Scott for breaking down barriers in sports broadcasting, but more importantly for representing us without compromise,…

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Black Lives Matter

My son said to me yesterday that he’s having a hard time processing all of the issues surrounding Ferguson, and the execution of Eric Garner.  I asked him does it make him fearful. He nodded. I asked him did he want people to stop talking about it. He thought about it and sighed…then said no. We…

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