It just never ends.

"I can't breathe." - Eric Garner's last words, illustrated by Shirin Barghi (source)

“I can’t breathe.” – Eric Garner’s last words, illustrated by Shirin Barghi (source)

Last night, a grand jury declined to indict Daniel Pantaleo, the NYPD officer who choked Eric Garner to death.

I don’t have words.

But I follow a lot of brilliant and thoughtful people on Twitter, so, read their reactions.

Here in Boston, there will be a protest tonight at the tree lighting on the Common. If you live elsewhere, check the Ferguson Response Tumblr to find an action in your area.

Now, because all of the news lately has been so intensely horrifying and painful, here are some snuggling puppies:

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2 thoughts on “It just never ends.

  1. This throw away attitude to black lives breaks my f*cking heart. The only tiny consolation (not that it’ll be any comfort to the loved ones of all the black dead) is that the age of the internet means we will hold all of these brutal racist pieces of shit to account. I’m not a praying woman, but I pray for the day when ALL lives matter equally.

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