Blood Orange wrote a moving song in response to the Charleston shooting

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“I have nothing left to give when you don’t notice what is wrong,” Hynes sings. “Charleston left me broken down, but it’s just another day to you.”

The song also features two spoken interludes. Talwst, a visual artist from Toronto, speaks on the track about his own experiences being racially profiled: “I understand what you’re going through being surrounded by friends of privilege who don’t get it.” Read more…

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