The “knock-out game” is anything but a game. And from what we’ve seen so far, it may be a wave of hate crimes. We have to stamp out these acts of pure cowardice, and police need to focus not just on the attackers, but on the videographers as well.
As a Latino, I’m a member of a minority group that is often said to be “expressive” and characterized as “hot-blooded” by Hollywood. Watch any telenovela and you’ll see what I’m talking about. We are warm and expressive –it’s our nature and our culture– and we’re OK with that. The question is, Should that expressiveness […]
Pastor Terry Jones burned a Quran last week. Hate masquerading as political protest is still hate, which is why Jones must be repudiated so he realizes that his actions are not only offensive, but also dangerous and careless—especially when we have troops stationed in Muslim countries.