Marissa Alexander made a decision for herself and her family to accelerate the (un-free) freedom that all who live black in the United States have when we aren't formally caged.
Let's highlight the importance of framing and narratives, and the power of including the Global South, in a global day of boycott against multinational corporations.
Nancy A. Youssef is a McClatchy reporter. Her email is firstname.lastname@example.org; and her Twitter is: @nancyayoussef
Mohamed Fadel Fahmy and Amina Ismail are McClatchy special correspondents.