As Onlookers Cried Floyd was Crucified

From the Desk of Susan Townley   As a rule, I cheer for the defense in a trial.  This time I am rooting for the prosecutor.  I find the lawyer who is defending Chauvin so infuriating...

George Floyd is our Emmet Till

From the Desk of Susan Townley Chauvin’s defense attorney is painting a picture of the death of George Floyd in which the behavior of the ‘mob’ surrounding the police SUV made it impossible for all...

On George Floyd and Daniel Prude

From the Desk of Susan Townley After watching the beginning of the George Floyd trial it hit me. We have to stop the lowest common denominator from patrolling our streets.  We have to stop having...

Becoming a Caricature of Ourselves

Becoming a Caricature of Ourselves I’m pretty left of center when it comes to the majority of issues, specifically those that are socially engineered. But a recent AP story caught my attention and made me...