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Posted inEquity Ripples

Black Women in Law Enforcement Are Trying to Bridge a Deep Ravine

Last summer, Angela Averiett’s sister sent her a text message through the family group chat. The message contained a photo of Averiett’s niece on the front page of a local newspaper. She was holding up a protest sign. The whole family was proud, including Averiett. Then Averiett, a veteran police officer, read the sign. “It […]