Ta-Nehisi Coates on Vanity Fair’s September Issue, The Great Fire

I don’t know if there is a better way of explaining the police publicly torturing a man on a bright city street. I don’t know how else to think about the killing of Walter Scott, save that an agent of the state had considered him an offense to God.

https://www.vanityfair.com/culture/2020/08/ta-nehisi-coates-editor-letter