There Were Good People on Both Sides Saturday at Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington D.C.

No–there were not.

A white supremacy group interrupted a book talk by Vanderbilt psychiatrist  Jonathan Metzl, author of Dying  of Whiteness: How the Politics of Racial Resentment is Killing America’s Heartland.

Watch:

And here is Metzl’s tweet:

This was kind of eerie to watch since I stood on the exact spot Metzl stood on July 7, 2018.

One thought on “There Were Good People on Both Sides Saturday at Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington D.C.

  1. John, you don’t cite racism as a major reason why white evangelicals voted for Trump. I guess that gets you off the hook for Nazis.

    But as I look at those young men who interrupted the talk I wonder why this awful ideology has grabbed them—and how they can be turned around.

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