Life, Unvarnished.
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The Unending Exhaustion of Being Black

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We’re Tired.

These are trying times.

The past few weeks have been physically and mentally exhausting, particularly for Black people. The sickening video of George Floyd being killed by the Minneapolis police was too much for many of us to bear. There he was, the police officer’s knee to his neck, the officer’s hands in pockets, a look of casual indifference on his…

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Samantha Kemp-Jackson

Samantha Kemp-Jackson

Writer, Media Commentator, Podcaster and overall opinionated individual. I live in the past A. Lot. Follow me on Substack: LivingInThePast.Substack.Com