“As I continue to hear that the country is working to return to normal, a part of me hopes that we aren’t. There is no un-ringing the bell of these disturbing times and a return to the status quo doesn’t bode well for Black people overall.”
People don’t live single-issue lives: communities are still healing from COVID-19, unemployment, homelessness and now disaster recovery.
Health disparities left Black Americans vulnerable to contracting COVID-19 and dying from it at higher rates.
You create your own humanitarian crisis by making the choice to follow the rumour that all you have to do is show up and come in.