Robert Christie

No good cop ignores motivation, which is the essence of crime. Only true accidents are unmotivated.

Now, Jim Klukkert gets right to the point. Americans, including most who consider themselves to not be racists, still fail to acknowledge the endemic racism that is the (sad) legacy of our nation. Who among us can honestly count ourselves as an active anti-racist? Far too few.

Yes, Dan Frazier, but I would suggest that the biggest blessing, though not so disguised, is the outpouring of both sympathy for the Sikh victims and the gracious fundraising to help them come back stronger. They say that "what goes around comes around." Well, the Singhs generous support …

Yes, Deb Curr, it is even much more likely that right-wing racists did this deed, since not only were the epithets of the racist kind, but the research on political violence in the US demonstrates that the vast majority of racist violence and hate crimes are committed by racist/fascist so…

That's a rather obvious twisting/transforming of what I said in attempting to assert your "Fixed News" assumptions. Had anyone else but the actual perpetrator done that disgusting deed, it would still be a violent hate crime.

However, contrary to your baseless assumption, there is n…

It is very sad to witness so many examples of denial, diversion, and wild speculation that so dominate the forty-some comments I just read here, along with a few thoughtful comments on civility vs. violence. Amid the smoke and mirrors, we might want to consider just the limited facts that…

When someone is chasing you, it can help to be paranoid, which can spur action more quickly than the compromises I see everywhere, especially in the US.

So far, in diverse nations, the degree to which the Coronavirus pandemic spreads varies directly with the extent to which the thre…

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