Marissa Alexander is a black woman currently serving 20 years for firing warning shots (up in the air), to ward off an abusive ex-husband. Unlike George Zimmerman, Marissa was not allowed to use the Stand your ground law as her defense. Support a black woman unjustly imprisoned.
You can personally write to Marissa in prison at this address:
Marissa Alexander #2012033887
500 East Adam St.
Jacksonville, FL 32202
When I Googled Steve McQueen, the director of the new film “12 Years a Slave,” this image popped up:
I was confused, didn’t this man die years ago? I tweaked my search words and this image popped up:
Whew! I was worried there for minute 🙂 In any case, the film looks good. Any respectful drama about slavery, is always going to look better than that horrid Django mess. A film that was an insult to the slave experience.