A Black Landmark Exists

The organizers of the protest that mourned the life of George Floyd made a list of demands that included protection

Deadly Dichotomy

A mass of white men brandishing guns, including automatic weapons, stormed a State Capital.


Although I normally pick up the Independent to check the obituaries, I read the letters in a recent edition. What a mistake!

For You, and For Me

A face covering doesn’t protect that much, but if I wear one, it protects you. If you wear one, it protects me.

Beneath the Wounder’s Knee

I do not claim to know what you’ve been through / Nothing in my white-woman-privileged life / Can understand

Inalienable Rights?

Yet what some of us take for granted, others never experience.

Made Up Lies

I just read the letter “Keep ‘Em Coming.” Publishing this letter just proved my points. Anyone with a different view

Deadbeat Species

I don’t believe many living today can deny that most world citizens currently enjoy the clearest air inhaled in day-to-day life, post industrialization.


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