"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.
If blacks reacted to state-sanctioned violence in kind, the streets would run red with blood every 28 hours - and not just ours...
Anyone who says the Watts and LA riots are proof that blacks are prone to riot is painfully unaware of all the times we gather and don't.