The Nacole Smith Tragedy Shows Why We Must Protect Black Women

In 2020, an HBO documentary revisited the terrifying story of 30 Black kids who either vanished or were slaughtered in Atlanta in the late 70s and early 80s. A Black man, Wayne Williams, was ultimately convicted of some of the crimes, known as the Atlanta Child Murders, but former ATL Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms decided to re-open the case with new DNA testing on some evidence. What if I told you those weren’t the only long-unsolved killings of Black kids in the A? Case in point: authorities may