via Nayyirah Waheed's instagram: @nayyirah.waheed

via Nayyirah Waheed's instagram: @nayyirah.waheed

Instead of me writing something that just adds to the rest of white people discussing the fucked-up-ness of Ferguson, MO and Darren Wilson dealing with ZERO charges, I'm going to link to all of the amazing pieces I've been reading written by black people themselves: 

The Ins and Outs of the Civil Lawsuit That Could 'Indict' Darren Wilson and Ferguson Police
-Diana Ozemebhoya Eromosele, The Root

If You're White and Want To Be an Ally To The Black Community in the Aftermath of Ferguson
-Phoenix, GF Chicago

I am utterly undone: My struggle with black rage and fear after Ferguson
-Brittney Cooper, Salon

We Rage
-Crunkadelic, Crunk Feminist Collective

Ferguson National Response Network


And follow these rad people on Twitter:

  1. Trudy of Gradient Lair
  2. Mikki Kendall
  3. Feminista Jones
  4. Not A White Man™
  5. Unfriendly Blk Hot T
  6. Phoenix
  7. Brittney Cooper
  8. Zerlina Maxwell
  9. Janet Mock
  10. Nayyirah Waheed