Praying for that Southern Comfort

Somewhere a black legislator has been up into the wee hours of the morning crafting a statute or ordinance making it illegal for neighborhood watchmen to carry weapons and to stop and question pedestrians while failing to call law enforcement or disobeying a lawful order of the police to stand down.

Meanwhile the majority of his colleagues are ironing their Sunday best preparing to tell their constituents that everything is part of the Lord’s plan and we shall all eventually overcome like that day we got our heads busted in on a bridge in Selma and that we should continually look back to the nonexistent past for our Southern Comfort…

About Alton Drew

Alton Drew brings a straight forward and insightful brand of political market intelligence. Alton Drew graduated from the Florida State University with a Bachelor of Science in economics and political science (1984); a Master of Public Administration (1993); and a Juris Doctor (1999). You can also follow Alton Drew on Twitter @altondrew.
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