Confronting & Community

Thoughts on the great work of the Charleston Area Justice Ministry.

Lee Bright, Dim Wit

I’m no conservative, but then again the politics of very few Americans are as pure as our bi-polar parties might indicate.  So I have no problem crediting conservatism with a pillar of my own philosophy: If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it. South Carolina is standing on the edge of a fix that just broke our neighbor.  If you […]

Right Way on the Ashley River Bridge

This week, Charleston finally took its first step towards opening downtown to West Ashley bikers.  The Ashley River experiment consists of this:  using barrels to block motor traffic from the far-right fourth lane of the in-bound bridge.  When I took pictures on Thursday morning at 8:15, cars flowed unimpeded over the bridge.  Of course we always knew […]