Your independent hometown award-winning newspaper

Speak against bigotry

Dear Editor,

Thank you for your May 24 editorial “The decisions we make.” You describe well bigotry’s basis in fear and its manifestation in cowardice. You also point your readers to pay attention and speak up. I encourage the same.

An American variety of “brown shirts” that helped bring Donald Trump to power in 2016 remains active across the country, and in our own state and county. I believe that ugly political strain will continue to assault our democratic institutions unless and until enough people stand up and call it out for what it is.

Remaining quiet is often wise, but when faced with...


Reader Comments(0)

Rendered 07/12/2024 06:52