Claire Davis. Michael Brown. Trayvon Martin. Diallo. The 20 Sandy Hook children. That Dark Night in a movie theater in Aurora. Jordan Davis. Oscar Grant. Kendrick Johnson. Sean Bell. Hadya Pendleton.
Behind the lost lives and the resulting protests, anger and pain, isn’t just a black-vs-white issue, dementia, or police brutality issue; but the deep, deep problem of gun violence in this country. Responding with more violence won’t solve it. Until we all come together as a community and realize that we’re all affected – it won’t stop.
I have a three year old son and refuse to stand by idly and live my life defined by fear of tragedy. I verbalize my pain best through song and this? Is a Wake Up Call.
Visit the resources below to learn more about the epidemic and how YOU can make a difference in your community – Today.