"Words move me. They're the means by which I hope to change our world."
Donovan X. Ramsey is a multimedia journalist who writes about all things social, political, cultural, financial and whimsical. His work has been featured in outlets including Ebony, JET, Diverse, MONEY, theGrio.com and Black Enterprise, among others. The Columbus, Ohio native earned his M.S. in magazine journalism from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and B.A. in psychology from Morehouse College. He currently resides in New York City. READ MORE.
...because authorities responded to those neighbors with weapons of war, escalating a questionable police shooting to a national crisis.
...because Mike Brown's dead body was left uncovered in the street for four hours for all his neighbors to see...
It made headlines b/c of the system's refusal to investigate Mike Brown's killing...