Comply And Still Die #BlackLivesMatter #SaySomething #racism

Simply Marquessa

Credit to and found at: http://coeur-grenadine.com/tag-black-lives-matter.html?adb=1

It didn’t feel right to post the lighthearted quote I had scheduled for today.

The tragic events have been constantly on my mind and I haven’t been able to focus on much else.

Like many others, I’m still reeling with sadness, shock and feeling sick to my stomach. I don’t know the families of the victims but I found myself with tears in my eyes all throughout the day as if I did know them.

Because when you’re living in a certain skin, these events hit you hard and force you to say something.

It sickens me that:

  • these types of events are becoming the norm;
  • there are absolutely no checks and balances for those that are supposed to protect and serve;
  • certain people will try to blame the victims for what happened;
  • it took a courageous woman to show the world through Facebook…

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About Bookmark Chronicles

Hi! I'm Rae. 23. Avid Reader, Book Blogger. Intersectional Feminist. Gryffindor.
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