Chavis Carter Could’ve Been My Brother, Friend, Classmate…

There’s something about the Chavis Carter case that really tugs at my heart strings.I can’t quite put my finger on it. There’s the obvious reason why it would bother me, which is that he was a young black man that did not display any signs of violence, yet somehow died while in police custody. I … Continue reading

Disagreeing with Gay Marriage & Gay Bashing Are Not One and the Same

So I’m sitting here in front of my computer, just as I’ve been doing all week, trying to recover from what feels like the most horrible and dramatic allergic reaction of my life. During this down time I’ve been writing, researching, and of course, scanning my Twitter feed. The regular reoccurring subject of whatever craziness … Continue reading