Below is an essay taken from my book “published in the summer of 2020. Purchase copies at

#BLACKLIVESMATTER is not about making white people, or anyone, feel ashamed of themselves. It is not about retribution. It is not about hand-outs, or reprioritizing which group of people in our society are the most important. It is about identifying systematic patterns of oppression that affect our communities disproportionately. White…

Jacob Graham

Jacob Graham is a freelance artist in the California Bay Area, who also enjoys creative writing and poetry.

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