The Black Man’s Injustice

Oscar Grant. Trayvon Martin. Eric Garner. Michael Brown. All of these men have three things in common: they were all Black, unarmed men who were wrongly executed by law enforcement. Oscar Grant III (February 27, 1986 – January 1, 2009) was fatally shot by BART Police officer Johannes Mehserle in Oakland, California, United States, in the early …

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Words I Never Said: A Letter to My Big Brother

About a month ago, on May 3, 2014, someone that I love was shot and killed. His name was Keelin Brandon Broach, and he was one of my big brothers on my father's side. He was the baby of the bunch until I came along. 🙂 Growing up, I remember him living with me, our …