Last updated 5/24/2021 at 8:29am
Regular readers of these letters to the editor may have read the exchange of letters between us in recent weeks. Without rehashing the entire exchange, it was broadly about how we should appropriately evaluate the legacy of slavery. In his last letter, Bob suggested that if he ever met Peter he thought we “would probably have a very civil conversation.”
Well, we are happy to report that we did meet over a cup of coffee and had a very civil conversation. We still disagree on some important points, but we also discovered that we share some equally important values and ideas. We hope to d...