Archive for October, 2007

Complicity Has Its Cost: An Open Letter to Mayor Murphy McMillin of Jena, Louisiana

Dear Mayor McMillin, I hear that you’re angry. Me too. But it appears our outrage is directed at decidedly different targets. I, for one, am angry at the three young white men in your town who, last year, hung nooses from a tree after a black student dared sit under it, thereby touching off several [...]