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Fredrick McKissack Jr. is a frequent contributor to The Progressive and teaches op-ed writing for the Progressive Media Project clinics.
Thursday, August 18, 2016
Owning Milwaukee’s Tragedy
In a nation that clings to the notion that we live in a shining city upon a hill, the shooting death of Sylville Smith on a Milwaukee street, the fiery response by the black community, the scorching rhetoric from the press and the sheriff, the heated replies by everybody with a computer are all...