Convicted ex-cop Derek Chauvin seemed genuinely stunned to learn he actually will be held responsible for the murder of a Black man

Protesters hold their fists in the air at a rally in downtown Minneapolis near the courthouse calling for justice for George Floyd after closing arguments in the Chauvin trial on April 19, 2021. Photo: Getty Images

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This is a simple fix for the police and yet, here we are again

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Dismantling injustice is a marathon, not a sprint

Outgoing president Donald Trump addressing guests from a podium on Jan. 20, 2021.
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The racial arrest disparity between insurrection vs. George Floyd is not shocking and is more par for the racist course

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It’s been time for her to go for a long time

Georgia’s former senator Kelly Loeffler
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Supporters of President Donald Trump storm the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021, in Washington, D.C. Photo: Win McNamee/Getty Images

Toronto Raptors President Masai Ujiri deserved better from law enforcement

Masai Ujiri, president of the Toronto Raptors. Photo: Michael Reaves/Getty Images

Mackenzie Scott’s $1.7 billion donations are appreciated by those who received, but what about the 100+ universities that didn’t?

Howard University’s commencement ceremony on May 12, 2018. Photo: NurPhoto/Getty Images

An ownership change should be next

Dan Snyder, the current owner of Washington’s NFL team. Photo: Matt Hazlett/Getty Images

Keith Reed

Keith Reed is a writer, commentator & former ESPN the Magazine editor, whose work has appeared in the Boston Globe, Vibe, Essence, CNN, MSNBC and elsewhere.

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