What You Did

7,690 Members Participated

3,394 Poems Shared

Mic Check Racism is over! In case you missed it, here's what happened.

On June 17, 2015, a white man killed 9 black people in a hate crime in Charleston, SC. Over 26,000 of our members shared their thoughts with us. They felt disgusted. Frustrated. Heartbroken. Black lives matter. Your voice matters. You all shared your feelings about the events in Charleston through a virtual poetry slam to open a dialogue about race relations in America, and help reduce prejudice.

Check out these members who shared powerful responses.

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