When a man hits a woman, he’s evil, no matter what the circumstances. Especially if he’s a big black man. Also, we need to punish his wife and child. That’s society’s message. Right?
Sports commentator Stephen A. Smith has uttered thoughts that Must Not Be Spoken aloud, and punished for it. Mumia Ali has much to say on the matter.
Marriage in black America survived slavery, it survived 100 years of Jim Crow and other oppressions, and then blew apart. Mumia Ali explores the problem.