Another Week on the Racism Beat

Matter’s continuing coverage of the Michael Brown shooting


The Protester

By Raven Rakia

#BlackPoetsSpeakOut

By Kati Krause

I Am Afraid

By K.L. Ricks

Tactical Firearms for Dummies

By Marc Herman

The Talk

By Bijan Stephen

Michael Brown: 05.20.96–08.09.14

By Cord Jefferson

All the Numbers You Need to Know to Understand Ferguson

From 5,655,212 to Zero

The Racism Beat

What it’s like to write about hate over and over and over. By Cord Jefferson

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