The Dr. Martin Luther King holiday is used by many as a day of service and a day of reflection. This holiday however, I can’t help like many, to reflect on how much work is still left to be completed.
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America is a diverse and complicated country whose citizens are hungry for relevant and thoughtful portrayals of our diverse communities. Media has the power to be a tool of change—let’s hope that last night’s speeches of consciousness rising will become our new normal.
If it wasn’t for the ferocity of Black Twitter the killing of unarmed teen Michael Brown wouldn’t have made the cable news cycle, trended in social media and become a cover story—which is exactly what Dr. King and his strategic team worked to do—make headlines.
The NFL should issue a zero tolerance policy on domestic abuse. The multiple strikes policy that they currently have is not only insulting it’s dangerous.