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The Feeling Of Having Your Heroes Killed

Some pain lasts forever.

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How do black boys heal from seeing their leaders killed?

Outside of my father, most of my heroes have been killed. At least the ones with influence that championed black empowerment were. The ones who dedicated their lives correcting and highlighting inequities in the black community specifically, these are…

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Justin Patton

Justin Patton

Spoken word artist and writer. Living my life and writing about it along the way, it just might inspire somebody. IG: @iamjustinpatton

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