Remembering Sandra Bland

Five years ago this week, Sandra Bland was found hanging in her Texas jail cell. Three days earlier, a Texas state trooper had stopped her for failing to signal a lane change. Following their heated exchange, the trooper hauled her off to jail. Questions continue to surround Bland’s death which was ruled a suicide. A…

This Feels Different

Finally. Our voices are beginning to be heard. It shouldn’t take our nation collectively witnessing a white police officer kneeling on the neck of an unarmed black man until he takes his last breath — for this to be different. Yes, there are massive protests from one end of the country to the other. But…