A Sad Reminder of Intolerance

April has become somewhat symbolic of white supremacists. Perhaps this is because April 19 is Patriot’s Day and April 20 is Adolph Hitler’s birthday. Who knows? What we do know is several symbolic incidents of mass violence have occurred during the month of April. The Oklahoma City bombing occurred on April 19, 2000. The Columbine High School massacre happened on April 20, 1999. Dr. Martin Luther King was assassinated on April 4, 1968, a cause for celebration among organized bigots. This year, the coronavirus has become the extremists’ battle cry.

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