Why Do I Cry?

People ask me why I call all of y’all “brother” and “sister”.

It has nothing to do with religion. It’s not just because I’m a hippie. There is ONE reason I do that… and it’s the same reason I cry over the loss of Sandra Bland, Tamir Rice and Freddie Gray.

It’s why I felt I lost a family member, when Trayvon Martin was gunned down by that hater… It’s why my heart broke when my brother Ruben Riguero was gunned down outside the club by a madman, and why my heart is so heavy for every nurse and doctor working behind “enemy lines” and in every understaffed hospital in our nation.

It’s why I bleed for the innocent, like Tim McEnany, Malcolm Scott and De’Marchoe Carpenter, who sit wrongfully convicted… and for my little brother, Matthew Shepard and my sister, Brandon Teena.

If you get nothing else about this, then GET THIS about me… because it’s why you will ALWAYS come first for me.

**DROPS MIC**

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