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HOME
adverb

16.

to, toward, or at home: to go home.
17.

deep; to the heart: 
“The truth of the accusation
 struck home.”
 
 
 
 

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BELOW IS THE 

GUN

 OWNED
BY THE 29 YEAR OLD

 NEIGHBORHOOD

WATCH

VOLUNTEER

NAMED
GEORGE
 
WHICH 
 
KILLED
THE UNARMED 
17 YEAR OLD BOY
 
NAMED
TRAYVON
 
IN THE EVENING OF
26 FEBRUARY 2012
IN FLORIDA
-AN
AMERICAN CITY
 
 
 
IN THIS AMERICAN STORY OF GUN VIOLENCE,
THE  BOY WAS WEARING BLACK SKIN.
THE  BOY WAS WEARING A HOODIE.
THE BOY WAS WALKING ON A STREET.
THE BOY WAS RETURNING TO A HOME
FROM A CONVENIENCE STORE.
THE BOY WAS CARRYING  HIS PURCHASES:
CANDY + TEA.
 
 

THE BOY NEVER CAME HOME.

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THE CHILD WAS KILLED
IN THIS CASE
BY 
THE

ARMED

NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH VOLUNTEER

ON A RAINY EVENING
IN A CITY, A NEIGHBORHOOD
THE BOY’S FATHER CALLED

HOME.

THE

NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH VOLUNTEER

DID NOT WATCH FOR THE BOY’S SAFETY

IN RETURNING HOME.

HE KILLED THE BOY.

 
 
 
 
 

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IN THIS AMERICAN STORY
OF GUN VIOLENCE,
ONE BULLET
THROUGH
THE
 
 

HEART

KILLED
ONE
YOUTH’S
 LIFE,
STOLE AN AMERICAN LIFE + FUTURE STORY,
 DEVASTATED A FAMILY,
REVEALED WHAT/WHOSE
“STAND YOUR GROUND”
LAWS
PROTECT
AND/OR
ARE FOR
AND
“PROFILED”
THE HORRIFIC/HEARTBREAKING
STORIES
OF
GUN VIOLENCE
AMERICA, HOME, HOME ON THE RANGE
WITHOUT
ROY ROGERS/GENE AUTRY
” THE WILD WEST COWBOYS”
TO THE WORLD.
 
 

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THIS KILLER
WAS
ACQUITTED.
 

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THIS KILLER
HAS HIS
GUN
BACK.
 
 
 
 

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WHEN ARE AMERICANS

 GOING TO
STOP
 
 USING
 GUNS + GUN LAWS
 
TO
OVER POWER 
THEIR
OWN
 INTERNAL

 

FEARS?

 
 

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FEAR/WATCH
 
WATCH/FEAR
 
 
 

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CHILDREN + ADULTS
ARE
DEAR
LIVES
NOT
TARGET PRACTICE.
 
 
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NO MATTER
IF THEY ARE
 YOUR
FEAR:
WEARING
BLACK, BROWN
AND/OR
WHITE 
SKIN.
THEY ARE DEAR.
 
 
 
 
 
RIGHT?
RIGHT?
 

 

 

 

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HOME,HOME
ON THE RANGE….
 
RIGHT?
RIGHT?

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HOME,
HOME
ON
THE
RANGE
WHERE…
AND
 WHERE
CHILDREN
CAN OR CANNOT
PLAY….
AND
ARE OR ARE NOT
A SPORT
FOR SOMEONE’S 
BIAS/FEAR.
 
 
 
 
 
ROY ROGERS + GENE AUTRY  
 
 
 

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I DO NOT WANT VOLUNTEER KILLINGS IN MY NEIGHBORHOOD
THE GROUND/HOME I STAND ON, WALK ON, PLAY ON, BREATHE UPON.
 
 
 
 

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HOME
adverb

16.

to, toward, or at home: to go home.
17.

deep; to the heart: 
The truth of the accusation
 struck
 home.
 
 

 

 

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TEACH YOUR CHILDREN WELL

Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young 

 
 
THANK YOU TO MICHELE JANSEN,
STATION MANAGER OF KBEM.
 
 

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CATHERINE L. JOHNSON

ARTIST SONIC / VISUAL COEUR POET / WRITER SEE/SEA BEAUTY DETECTIVEPRIEST / ACTIVIST/ SACRED TRUTH-TELLING INTEGRITY RADIANCE

CATHERINE L. JOHNSON

ARTIST SONIC / VISUAL COEUR POET / WRITER SEE/SEA BEAUTY DETECTIVEPRIEST / ACTIVIST/ SACRED TRUTH-TELLING INTEGRITY RADIANCE