Tonia Thompson
Tonia Thompson is a writer, blogger and speculative fiction author. She writes on topics ranging from race to science and is currently finishing her first novel. Tonia lives just outside of Austin, TX with her husband and son. You can find her on Twitter as @missdefying.

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Concealed Carry as a Black Woman: How Safe Are You?

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Envision someone with concealed weapons permit and you’ll probably imagine a gun-totin’ redneck. But while white males do comprise the overwhelming majority of permits, Black Americans are increasingly applying to carry a gun for protection. As more threats and acts of racial violence make the news, Black people are right to fear for their safety,…