A Big Thanks
Last updated 8/25/2021 at 12:20pm
Big thanks to teachers, educational staff, health care workers, faith leaders, attorney Davis Whitfield-Cargile, Dr. Ora Wells, parents, grandparents, neighbors and friends for speaking up for the health and safety of children, indeed, of our entire community. Your calm, informed articulation of reasons why simply wearing a mask can save lives rises above the contorted angry noise of irrational fear and misinformation.
Equally worthy of gratitude are young ones we see wearing masks. They remind us of an overused truism: Freedom is not free. Freedom endures because citizens accept and act u...