We are disguising our collective wounds instead of treating them.
The verdict of a court is not the final verdict of a society.
But what about the rest of the barrel?
“People asked, ‘Is it George Floyd or Jesus?’ My answer was yes.”
It might help that our pews aren’t available to sit in and pray.
Are the police meant to protect people? Or to fight them?
“There’s a fire that cannot be extinguished except by justice.”
It’s getting harder to believe in the vindication of history.
When we see a white police officer kneeling on a black body, squeezing the breath of life out of that body, we are witnessing an act of worship.