Praise For John Lanier
Last updated 7/12/2021 at 9:40am
With this letter, I add my voice to the chorus of those singing the praises of John Lanier. During his tenure with The Transylvania Times he printed articles that I had written for at least five different organizations.
Each time, he published them just as I had written them, with no cutting and no corrections (which I am sure he could have done).
His editorials were thought-provoking and brave.
Always, he took the side of education and educators. Therefore, although his title was that of editor, I knew that deep down in his heart, he was really a teacher. After all, what is a newspaper...