When White Tears Are Held in Higher Regard Than Black Life

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The systems that are supposedly meant to support and protect us — to create safer, more vibrant, and more supportive communities — are not broken.

Living in a backsliding democracy in which Rittenhouse gets to walk away free fells sickening and terrifying. Each day, we are reminded that white tears are held in higher regard than Black life.

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