I must admit that I was happy to hear Marilyn Mosby announce that charges would be filed against the officers who arrested Freddie Gray. I was surprised that the charges came today, but I still believe in the system. It was surprising to see the jubilation within Gray’s community. One of the community pastors said this is a community that does not know what victory looks like. Justice should not be a cause for jubilation it should actually be an expectation, but sadly in some neighborhoods justice is as rare as spotting a unicorn. Justice is what we seek and over the next few months the Freddie Gray case will give us the opportunity to see exactly what justice looks like.
Freddie Gray and the Irony of Rejoicing for Justice
By musesofamom, on May 1, 2015 at 6:50 pm, under Ebony Mom Politics. Tags: African American, black america, black men, Black People, Black women, cbs, CNN, Current Events, Freddy Gray, marilyn mosby, media, race. No Comments
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