Don’t forget Ferguson.
you kids these days with your rapidly growing concern for the state of the world and your knowledge of important issues at increasingly younger ages despite having been told your opinions don’t matter by the adults who put you in these situations
Somewhere along the line the world sort of decided that anything black was automatically worse. Black skin, ugly. Black hair, rubbish, black bodies, dirty. Even the things we did, black culture, primitive, black music, talentless, black clothing, thuggish, black lives worthless.
When white people did them though, they were fashion icons, pioneers and breakthrough. Black people wondered: “are you sure you’re not racist?” And the world said “no.”
In a study of injuries in 90 patients injured by rubber bullets, one died, 17 suffered permanent disabilities or deformities and 41 required hospital treatment after being fired upon with rubber bullets.