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WHEN BLACK LIVES DO NOT MATTER ANYMORE – IT IS A NEW DAY

We are majors in playing the Ostrich….and oh how we have mastered the acts, just like our fainting Ogas @ the top, we up the game at every turn. We shout and cry more than the bereaved and pretend to be hurting so much, may be because of the hardship in the land or the social media & all these gadgets in our possession, we do more online now that on the streets. I recall when we had major chaos, riots and pillages on our major cities especially in the northern parts of the country….not because anything took place here in our dear country….but because someone allegedly insulted & disrespected the Prophet of one of Major Religious Faiths!….many people lost their lives and yet many more were either displaced or lost all they ever worked for in life. Though we appear to have learnt our lessons and morphed into more respectful modes of protest…..not much has evolved in our philosophy…..that we are second class citizens of the earth, that we will be willing die, or be maimed while taking a stand for occurrences outside of our borders than be bothered by our immediate environment and the burning issues here. – contd reading on page 2

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