Sick & Tired: A Generational Curse

An image of civil rights legend Fannie Lou Hamer speaking into a megaphone to a large crowd of peaceful protestors.

“All my life I’ve been sick and tired. Now, I’m sick and tired of being sick and tired” — Fannie Lou Hamer

And…another name to say. While we continue to name Breonna Taylor we must also juggle the name of Jacob Blake. Scrolling past video after video, loops of Black death, with commentaries of grief, anger, pain, hurt, sadness, and…