Christopher Kalonji

Lisa Gansergraphic RGB

Image description: a drawing in black with pen, marker and crayon on recycled brown paper of Christopher Kalonji, who has a big afro, full lips and a sweet baby face. there are hearts drawn around him, and there is hand written text, which reads: “On January 28, 2016 in Oak Grove, Oregon, loved one and Black 19 year old forever, Christopher Kalonji, was in a mental health crisis and needed help. Instead of getting help, Christopher was killed by police. Police have no business being first responders in medical crises, especially for people with psychiatric disability. DISABILITY JUSTICE NOW”