Frank Chi, a progressive media consultant, and Terrance Green, a filmmaker and strategist, have created a powerful video visualizing the injustice of present day police violence through Hughes’ poem. Inspired by the incredible acts of resistance that have taken place since August of last year, Terrance and Frank’s creative work confronts the reality of what it means to be Black in America.
August 9th is a big day for the movement and many of us will wrestle with the weight of its many meanings. While this Sunday represents a day of unconscionable tragedy, it also marks the rebirth of a powerful Black-led movement to end systemic racism that is poised to change the world.
ColorOfChange is building a movement to elevate the voices of Black folks and our allies, and win real social and political change. Help keep our movement strong.