Derecka Purnell

Derecka Purnell

Derecka Purnell is a human rights lawyer, writer, and organizer. 


Articles by Derecka Purnell

Support The NBA Strike, Boycott The Police

Athletes should demand more than prosecutions of police officers who kill Black people. The criminal legal system is a guilty system responsible for our oppression. It cannot also be the guardian of our liberation. Here are three racial justice demands that athletes can support right now.