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Sunday, August 09, 2015
Mourning Sandra Bland, Oakland Women Speak of Racist Threats They Have Endured
When the crazy traffic cop threatened to taze
Sandra Bland, he had a tricky metaphor,
“Would you like me to light you up?”
Undoubtedly what hundreds of sadistic
executioners have said as they lit the pile of
faggots around the stake where they were
about to burn another woman alive — the punishment for speaking with
honesty and integrity, especially if you are a
woman, especially if you are Black.
My slide show on YouTube of “Oakland Black Women Mourning Sandra Blank" and relating their own fearful experiences with racism: