Staff writer for The ATLANTIC. Host of the “Jemele Hill is Unbothered,” podcast for Spotify. Born and raised by Detroit. Grew up at Michigan State.
I wish I could say I feel happy, but I don’t. Relief, yes. But the wreckage from these last four years is substantial. The democracy is not fixed. White supremacy isn’t taking a break. This is a baby step, but the ugliness Donald Trump seized upon will intensify.
If white supremacy were a sound, it would be Mitch McConnell’s voice
I’ve known Sekou Smith since I was 20 years old. Never forget the day we met. We were both interns at the Plain Dealer in Cleveland and we met filling out our paperwork. We clicked right away and a great friendship was born. I’m glad he’s at peace, but this absolutely hurts.
I have no idea who did this, but if you know, find them and tag them. One of the best things I’ve seen on this app this week
Me, watching people who criticized Colin Kaepernick for his nonviolent protest post MLK quotes today
If you vote for Donald Trump, you are a racist. You have no wiggle room.
People need to understand how huge this is. Maya Moore is one of the most decorated basketball players of all time and she halted her career IN HER PRIME to right an injustice. This is just amazing.
Drew Brees is why people shouldn’t assume that just because someone white is around black people that they understand black issues.
@benandjerrys just put all other corporate statements to shame. THIS is how you put out a statement.