A List of Must-Read Medium Posts about Racial Injustice

As a white ally, I don’t want to hog the mic — I want to pass it

For the past few days, I’ve been scrambling for the right words in the aftermath of George Floyd’s death. I’m not the only one — plenty of Medium bloggers have taken to their keyboards to sum up their outrage in five-minute reads.

“My Dad Warned Me About the Myth of Racial Progress. He Was Right.” by Drew Costley

“Stop Trying To Control How Black People Respond To Racism.” by Delta B. McKenzie

“The Double Edged Sword of Social Media Activism, A Triumph And A Toll.” by Skylar Rochon

“WHAT DO YOU TELL YOUR CHILDREN ABOUT GEORGE FLOYD?” by Uju Asika

“Where is the outrage for Breonna Taylor?” by Renee Nishawn Scott

“Your Good Cop Stories Aren’t Helping Anyone.” by Mickey Desruisseaux

“Martin Luther King on How Whites Should Respond to Rioting.” by Ronald Franklin

“Maybe Lives Do Need to Be Torn Apart.” by Michael Arceneaux

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