In 2006, when asked about the lyrics of Count Your Blessings, as they had been criticised for their shallow and meaningless content, “My life’s never been that bad so I’ve not got that much to talk about”.
In their early years Bring MeThe Horizon’s image was…
Tell me about a time where a white child was killed and black people made a hashtag mocking their death, a Halloween costume mocking their death, or a celebration of their death in any way shape or from. NEVER!!
Black pride has never been about hating white people, but white supremacy has always been about hating black people.
Even at the age of 10 this boy recognizes that wearing a hoodie and being black is enough to make his brother an extremely likely target. These are the concerns of black children in the U.S, these are their fears and this is the reality they face.