Sports, Activism, and Legacy | 10th Year Seniors
by DAKARAI DORSETT Trayvon Martin Eric Garner Michael Brown Tamir Rice Walter Scott Freddie Gray Alton Sterling Philando Castile... That's not an exhaustive list by any means, those are just the names that the "liberal" media decided to highlight. When I first saw the video of Alton Sterling's death I thought it was the anniversary of some other horrible incident. Another black man seemingly murdered without cause or resolution. That's how common these cases have become. They smash into each other, just introducing a new name, new city and new hashtag. There's always a common social media out cry replete with cleverly worded memes meant to pull at your heartstrings, shocking statistics and threats of demonstrations or revolutions. But, this sentiment always seems to fade. There's a dearth of obvious actionable political leadership not constrained by the constructs of governments and there was a time that leadership would come from the people who had a platform to lead. The OJ