The timing on this couldn’t have been any better. Once again in America, we’re in the middle of tense times where black men are being murdered by “scared” police officers. This week, we witnessed both Terence Crutcher and Keith Lamont Scott both be fatally shot at the hands of police officers. This comes on the heels of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling both bing executed on camera just weeks ago. This keeps happening. Over and over and over and over and over. And nothing is being done about it.
Many prominent members in the black community are taking it upon themselves to speak out and make these issues well known in the eyes of Mainstream and Middle America. One of those prominent members is Common, who has teamed up with Stevie Wonder, Esperanza Spalding, MC Lyte, Chuck D, J Rock and Patrick Warren on his latest song, “Black America Again.” Check out the powerful visual below: