By Tommy DeSeno
“There is no worse lie than a truth misunderstood by those who hear it.” – William James
A regrettable development in American culture is that racism is being obscured by false claims of racism. Both destroy their targets.
If a racist is one of the worst things a person can be, then falsely claiming someone is a racist is one of the worst things you can do to a person. We are in a current whirlwind of Cancel Culture and instant ostracization by social media. Those who are careless labeling others as racist can easily ruin the life of someone who had been careful not to be one. No one should have such power over the reputation of others, but in these odd times where the Internet is forever, everyone does.
This just happened in Red Bank, New Jersey.Read the rest of this entry » Posted: March 8th, 2021 | Author: admin | Filed under: Monmouth County News, Opinion, Red Bank, Tommy DeSeno | Tags: Monmouth County News, New Jersey, Opinion, Race, Racism, Red Bank, Red Bank Mayor Pat Menna, Sue Viscomi, Tom DeSeno, Tommy DeSeno, Ziad Shehady | 2 Comments »