The Grief of Mothers of Black Sons

The national landscape of grieving mothers of Black sons is too much to bear, and the names of the victims of police shootings too numerous to count. As a mother of Black sons, my heart aches for their unbearable sorrow, even as I curse and condemn the shooters as these mothers are not allowed to do publically. I can only imagine how desperately these women must wish it had been possible to keep their male infant sons wrapped in…