I’m Not Wrong for Not Mourning Kobe Bryant

But giving people room to grieve doesn’t require feeling the same way they do.

Photo by Kenny Luo on Unsplash

When news of Kobe Bryant’s death in a helicopter accident yesterday started taking over my social media feeds, my first reaction was… not much. Like any time I heard his name over the past 16 years, I thought about the rape case against him. I’m the first to…