The Language of A Riot

“A riot is the language of the unheard. What is it that America has failed to hear?”

- Martin Luther King Jr. The Other America

Martin Luther King Jr. at Stanford University in 1967, delivering his “The Other America” speech.
Frantz Fanon, psychiatrist and theorists of revolution, colonialism, and racial difference. Author of Black Skins, White Masks, and Wretched of the Earth
Minnesota resident protests racism and police brutality.
A vision board created by one of my fifth grade students representing social justice issues- he chose BlackLivesMatter.



Etymology: the truth about language and words

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