Seeking A 'Beloved Community'
Last updated 7/22/2020 at 3:53pm
When I heard the sad news that my friend John Lewis had died, the first thing that came to mind was the recent full page ad in The Transylvania Times by Republican county commissioner Jason Chappell and GOP candidates Larry Chapman, Jake Dalton and Teresa McCall. As “Trump Conservatives” they faithfully echoed their master’s voice. Be very afraid: vote for us because America is under siege from socialists, Marxists and lawless mobs using protests as a “pretext to loot and riot.”
There have been instances of violence and looting by demonstrators in the wake of the horrendous dea...