Another name to add to the list, a list comprised of names of people who I should know nothing of.
They were normal,
Guilty of daring to live in a white man’s world.
I am so sickeningly accustomed to this now. I see how it will play out. Anger, a demand for action, no charges filed.
And then it will happen again.
As long as bigots are allowed to don a uniform and have authority, this will always happen.
There will always be another Alton Sterling. Another Eric Garner. Another Michael Brown.
We must not abide this. Or their blood is on our hands as well.
We must not abide.