Twitter is littered with adorable photos of black children today under the hashtag #dangerousblackkids, which pokes fun at and defies the rampant criminalization of black children.
In response to the Michael Dunn trial, in which Jordan Davis was characterized as a dangerous, weapon-brandishing thug, Twitter user @thewayoftheid shared this photo:
More images of black children being children are pouring in under the meme, and it's a moving display of black children's humanity. Cry warning:
Check out more photos at #DangerousBlackKids.
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