Monthly Archives: July 2016

The Ordinary Exceptional Circumstances of Alton Sterling

Alton Sterling. The latest trending name of a victim of lethal police violence. The convenience store. A staple fixture in many neighborhoods. The all-too-common opening scene for a tragic spiral of events that ends in unnecessary death: Kajieme Powell,¬†Shawn Henry Allen Dickens, Joshua Grubb, Akiel Denkins, and so many more. The body camera. The faux […]