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Systemic racism persists in policing, and we cannot become complacent

Photo: Caitlin Ochs/Reuters


It feels foolish to love a nation that despises you in return

Protesters demanding justice for Daunte Wright, a 20-year-old Black man killed by police near Minneapolis, marched through Center City, Philadelphia, on April 13, 2021.


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Get to know Zuva Seven, editor of ‘An Injustice!’



Everyday Black women like my mother inspired me to fight not just for myself, but for Black people everywhere

Black and white photo of a Black woman speaking into a microphone at a protest.
Black and white photo of a Black woman speaking into a microphone at a protest.
Photo: Sushil Nash/Unsplash


The criticism toward her self-love says more about you than her

Closeup photo of Chloe Bailey.
Closeup photo of Chloe Bailey.
Chloe Bailey attends the 51st NAACP Image Awards at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium on February 22, 2020 in Pasadena, California. Photo: Aaron J. Thornton/FilmMagic/Getty Images


We can’t settle for symbolism. We gotta do more to meet the needs of our community.

Image: Mike Licht/Flickr



Excellence! Front and center

American poet Amanda Gorman reads a poem during the 59th inaugural ceremony at the U.S. Capitol on January 20, 2021. Photo: Patrick Semansky-Pool/Getty Images


The government neglect has caused Black and Brown people to mobilize

Protesters march in New York City on September 1, 2020. Photo: Angela Weiss/AFP/Getty Images

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