“Black women are expected to use our anger only in the service of other people’s salvation or learning. But that time is over. My anger has meant pain to me but it has also meant survival, and before I give it up I’m going to be sure that there is something at least as powerful to replace it on the road to clarity.”
My name is Crystal Lynese and I’m a Black elder millennial woman on a journey to live a free and full life. I’m not the only Black woman on this journey. So I take on passion projects that allow me to fuse strategic and result-driven ideas that promote equity and justice for those purposely excluded; all with a loving focus for Black women.
(I wrote this love letter after the trial of the murderer of Brotham Jean.) Dear Love, Forgiveness and justice are not the same.Forgiveness and justice are not the same.Forgiveness and justice are not the sa[...]