Author: M. Ní Sídach
Using the N-Word in describing the accurate narrative of a racist event should not be a cause for termination or forced resignation. The corporation that does so is practicing the sophistry of Polite White Supremacy.
“We envision a mixed-income transit village for the BART station with a thriving Flea Market, a greenway with parks and bike lanes, housing for all — especially our lowest-income residents — and slow streets made safe for our elders, children, drivers, transit users, pedestrians and bicyclists.
By narrowing Adeline Street to two lanes in front of Ashby BART station, Berkeley can build a public plaza for the Flea Market — a Berkeley institution that must be permanently preserved and strengthened. Narrowing Adeline Street from Ward to MLK will not only free up public community space at the BART station; it will also allow significant pedestrian and bicycle improvements along the entire corridor AND creation of a new.”
Surprising . . .
Absolutely no one!
I have been cuffed and detailed twice a few years apart while carrying a television from my apartment to my car and then taking my bike outside to ride to work. This crap is every day America if you are Brown or Black.