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Lucia McBath, the mother of slain Black teen Jordan Davis, spoke recently about her grief, pain and forgiveness in the wake of the shootings in Charleston, South Carolina. Her son was murdered by Michael Dunn for playing his music too loud at a gas station in Florida in 2012.

v: Lucia McBath, mother of Jordan Davis, talks about grief and forgiveness in Charleston

Mo Barnes

Maurice "Mo" Barnes is a graduate of Morehouse College and Political Scientist based in Atlanta. Mo is also a Blues musician. He has been writing for Rolling Out since 2014. Whether it means walking through a bloody police shooting to help a family find justice or showing the multifaceted talent of the Black Diaspora I write the news.