Burning things down won’t undo the shooting, won’t bring Keith Scott back to his family, and won’t make things any better for any of the rest of us. We desperately need calmer heads to prevail, and an actual dialogue to start AND BE MAINTAINED.
Yes, it’s hard. No, it’s not fair. But it must happen or nothing will be solved.
President Obama hit the campaign trail yesterday, laying out the case for Hillary Clinton in Philadelphia. His entry into the campaign does two things: it gives Clinton an active ally who, at 58% approval, has more popularity than either candidate; it also forces the Village to either truthfully cover the Democratic side of the campaign or watch as President Obama goes right around them as he has had to do so many times before.