Former Texas Longhorn and NFL player Emmanuel Acho has a strong message for white people what they can do to help. In what he says is the first video in a series titled, “Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man,” the Austin resident addresses many questions he’s been asked by white people.
I recommend this as a good thing to show your friends who still don’t get it.
Three other recent articles on related topics — interesting because of the ways they link justice, law enforcement, health, & community … just some valuable perspectives….:
- Minneapolis Neighborhoods Defend Against Police and White Supremacists | building community
- The US, like Israel, is wielding the violence of an occupying power | +972 Magazine — policing in US & Palestine, US police training with IDF
- In West Baltimore, Physical Distancing Was a Way of Life Before COVID-19 | Community-Health-Crime — [Robert Wood Johnson Foundation]