Monthly Archives: September 2016


All Lives Matter…until a black life is taken. Black Lives Matter…until a black life takes another black life. The Oppression of Black People Matters…until a man decides to protest the national anthem. The National Anthem Protest Matters…until I want to … Continue reading

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Who’s Sitting in Your Classroom?

About three and a half years ago, my dad ran into my seventh grade social studies teacher. Her first question was, “So what penitentiary is that Rodney Jordan in today?” My dad responded, “My son is a school teacher now.” … Continue reading

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Start of a Movement or Momentum of a Trend

It’s been a little over two weeks since Colin Kaepernick set America on fire with his protest of the National Anthem. Since then, several players have joined the movement in an effort to raise awareness of the way people of … Continue reading

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