F*ck Your Guns, Don’t Tell Us We Can’t Be Angry

cstreetlights, guns

I have had enough of the shallow condolences of spineless politicians, parading their thoughts and prayers for the country to see, yet who do nothing to effect change and protect our children. These men and women prostitute themselves to the gun industry for millions of dollars so that they can sit comfortably in their ivory towers while sacrificing the safety of our priceless children, only to enrich the gun lobby

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  Aaminah Shakur Our Poetry Editor & Writer In Residence Aaminah Shakur is a multiracial/multicultural queer crip artist, poet, art historian, and culture critic. They write about intersectional life, including disability/chronic illness, race, gender, sexuality, trauma, and of course, art. Where It All Began Aaminah Shakur began contributing to OTV as a poet, served as …

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