Author: Raphael Davis-Williams, Author at ACLU of Ohio

  • 06.25.20

    The First Pride Was a Riot

    Pride Is Still Protest

     

    The police murder of unarmed African American George Floyd at the hands of white former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin ignited literal firestorms of protests, rallies, and marches demanding an immediate and abrupt course correction of how Black bodies are treated by far too many white folks in possession of badges, guns, and government granted authority to end another human beings’ life.