I was wrong. There really is a White boogeyman

In 2014 following the guilty verdict of Michael Dunn in the murder of Jordan Davis, I wrote the essay “There is no white boogeyman.” In it, I chided Black intellectuals on their paranoia: “Writers are now expressing the kind of trepidation and angst that would have us believe that Black children are not safe because […]

Atlantans attend #MarchForTrayvonATL peace rally

#MarchForTrayvonATL rally At first it was a simple trickle, and then a flood of people assembled outside Atlanta’s Centennial Olympic park for a Trayvon Martin peace rally. A group of young people trekked from the Five Points Marta station nestled in Underground Atlanta, to meet with a group of men women and youth who’d gathered […]