Black What Out?!

Shannon Liverpool

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What is the Blackout Project?

It feels like the amount of racism is becoming more and more apparent as time goes by. Racism has been alive longer than most of us have existed, many of our ancestors have been victims, witness, or has known someone affected by racism. I’m more than sad to say that not much has changed, and our ancestors suffering didn’t replace the suffering many black people are enduring in present day. For those who aren’t aware of what I’m talking about or why, let me tell you.

All the way back in 1955, 14 year old Emmett Till was killed for harmlessly flirting with a white woman at a grocery store. Let me emphasize that 14 year old Emmett Till was unarmed when he was kidnapped and brutally murdered, to the point where his body was almost unrecognizable for simply “flirting”, His…

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Black What Out?!

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