God help me! I want to say something—to them, to you, to anyone who might read these words… I want to express my outrage and my fear and my embarrassment that stuff like this still happens in this place we still somehow call the land of the free.
There will always be ripples of fear in one form or another. What can we do to help break them?
Erecting monuments and other memorials has been a practice of cultures all over the world for almost as long as there have been people. Why do we do this? Because we need to remember.