Hey White People

[[{"fid":"71847","view_mode":"full","fields":{"format":"full","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":"","field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":"","field_file_image_css_class[und]":"_none"},"type":"media","attributes":{"class":"media-element file-full _none"}}]]

Seeking to give a voice to black kids "from racism’s new ground zero” - and just as Amnesty International releases a report blasting the excessive force and other human rights abuses by police there - the anti-hate group FCKH8 teamed up with six Ferguson kids from the block where Michael Brown was gunned down for a video, "A Kinda Awkward Note to America," explaining that yes, racism is still a thing. Duh. For proof, cue the vitriol the video has inspired. From FCKH, "If you like the 'n' word, you have to see our inbox."
 

[[{"fid":"71848","view_mode":"full","fields":{"format":"full","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":"","field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":"","field_file_image_css_class[und]":"_none"},"type":"media","attributes":{"class":"media-element file-full _none"}}]]

This is the world we live in. This is the world we cover.

Because of people like you, another world is possible. There are many battles to be won, but we will battle them together—all of us. Common Dreams is not your normal news site. We don't survive on clicks. We don't want advertising dollars. We want the world to be a better place. But we can't do it alone. It doesn't work that way. We need you. If you can help today—because every gift of every size matters—please do. Without Your Support We Simply Don't Exist.

Share This Article