In order to explain why the city of Charleston needs an external audit of its police department, I first need Continue reading
Analysis and opinion of politics.
The Wrong Plan A week ago Monday, my wife and I went to John Wesley Methodist Church to attend the Continue reading
It’s almost time for the Charleston Area Justice Ministry (CAJM) to hold its 2017 Nehemiah Action Assembly, April 24, 7 Continue reading
“Save Sullivan’s Island,” their yard signs shout. “Beaches Not Forests!” Translation: “Save Our Million-Dollar Views!”
Stop it. If you are unhappy, there is no shortage of rich people who would be delighted to pay a fortune to live next to the forest.
[This op-ed appeared last week in Charleston’s Post & Courier.] It’s gut-check time for Republicans. Are they the party Donald Trump Continue reading
Washington, D.C., January 21, 2017. Over 500,000 people gathered. D.C. Metro did not record a single arrest. Continue reading
These are some of the posters that I saw at the Women’s March in Charleston. We began at the Women’s and Continue reading
People like Nikki Haley and Lindsay Graham tell us that the battles are over. The New South has thoroughly taken root and flourished, like a gigantic live oak, and we all enjoy its shade, sipping sweet tea together. There is no New Jim Crow.