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Designer and activist Isak Douah on working security at the George Floyd memorial and becoming a gun and mental health advocate

Black designer and activist Isak Douah was abroad in Amsterdam, when George Floyd was killed several blocks away from his childhood home in South Minneapolis. Plugged Founder, Jeffrey Bissoy, interviewed him about coming home, working security at the George Floyd memorial and becoming a gun and mental health advocate.

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“Well, Why Can’t I Just Play?” Little Black girls shouldn’t be our soldiers

Since the start of the Black uprising, photos of Black children have gone viral with countless captions and comments stating, “She’s so strong,” or, “She’s so brave.” Is it necessary for our kids to be strong or brave, in the face of racism and police brutality? Faith Nwachuku-Taite asks, “Why can’t our kids just be kids?”