June 1, 2020
Dear Friends and Neighbors:
There will never be a WE as long as there is a THEY.
Simple words. A long road.
Many in our country are reeling from the senseless death of George Floyd, an African American man in Minneapolis. On the same day, another African American man was unfairly threatened by a fellow citizen in New York City’s Central Park. Citing these and other similarly tragic recent events, civil rights attorney Ben Crump states, “This is a moment for deep reflection and fundamental change.” He goes on to ask, “And what can we do to correct course?”