“I was born in 1964. I had a cross burned in my yard at age 10. But Mike Brown was the first lynching I experienced. That was 40 years ago. And here we are, still, work to do.  

 I understood Ferguson in light of seven years of activism in Kirkwood after our city hall shooting. The two incidents are not disconnected.” -“Mama Taye”

“I was born in 1964. I had a cross burned in my yard at age 10. But Mike Brown was the first lynching I experienced. That was 40 years ago. And here we are, still, work to do.

I understood Ferguson in light of seven years of activism in Kirkwood after our city hall shooting. The two incidents are not disconnected.” -“Mama Taye”