While we’re all into destroying the overwhelming symbols of white supremacy, let’s tell the truth about American ‘exceptionalism’. American has NEVER been exceptional, or great, because it has lived a lie since its inception. While the aspirational “all men are created equal” memes sound good, why is it still not operational within the policies and procedures of American life?
Yes, take down the statues of the traitors, change the names of the military bases, make Juneteenth a national holiday, and by the way, put the faces of black heroes and sheroes on the currency. But most of all, stop killing black and brown people: slavery officially ended 155 years ago TODAY!