Pictures often move us in ways that words cannot. In response to the most recent slaying of Black men in the national news, guest blogger Alfield Reeves has created a photo series to reach out to the public. Follow the link in the quote below to see the complete series.
I believe that we, as the people, have the power to end racism.
In light of the recent killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, I knew I wanted to respond, but in a healthy and wise way. So, I decided to use my gift of photography and my love for engaging people and culture to start the #MyBlackLifeMattersSeries. The goal of the series is to highlight people – black people especially – to bring, not only their faces to the forefront but, their voices and opinions as well.
People won’t speak up because they are afraid of what they will lose.
Black lives should matter on all levels, whether It’s black on black crime or white on black crime.– Conversation quote
I don’t feel safe anywhere I go.