Letters: We have obligation to face injustices
June 5, 2020
Are there injustices? Yes. Will they end? No.
This doesn’t mean we cannot improve. This means life isn’t fair, it never was and never will be. The correct response to injustice is anger, but rage and violence is extreme.
Responding to hate with more hate is not just fanning the flames, but pouring gas on the fire. Forcing a choice between supporting violent riots and officer brutality is a false dichotomy. You do not need to choose between the lesser of two evils.
We can do better. We can do so together. We can look at what rules are in place and if they are being used objectively. Whe...