There might have been a time when the murder of nearly 50 people might cause the country to step back and re-evaluate how hatred begins. Maybe pull a little closer together. Maybe give each other a break.
Instead, some people have doubled down on their hatred, as evidenced by this post last evening by Emma Freeman, a Minneapolis artist and photographer.
Related: L.G.B.T. People Are More Likely to Be Targets of Hate Crimes Than Any Other Minority Group (NY Times)
About the blogger
Bob Collins was with Minnesota Public Radio from 1992-2019. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day lamented that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.