• We Still Remember Ma'Khia Bryant

    12 days ago - By Essence

    Photo by Maddie McGarvey via Getty Images By Malika Redmond · June 10, 2021June 10, 2021 I have not forgotten Ma'Khia Bryant. She should still be here. Yet the horror of her murder was maintained in the resounding lack of compassion for her humanity. And I am appalled by how the lens of misogynoir quickly shaped public discourse and blurred the vision of some believing that the killing of Ma'Khia Bryant was justified. And there is no possible room to imagine that the officer had any other option for de-escalation except to pump four bullets into her young body. Some have argued that he...
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