Monday, February 25, 2008

Simple is how hate works
Nick Coleman: The bus tragedy has turned into a political one
By NICK COLEMAN, Star Tribune

February 24, 2008

The tragedy in Cottonwood, Minn., where four schoolchildren died in an accident caused by an illegal immigrant without a valid driver's license, has brought out the best in Minnesotans -- a community pulling together in a time of grief, the kindness of strangers, the prayers of thousands.

It also has brought out the worst: Anger, bigotry and politically-charged complaints about immigrants, the vast majority of whom are here legally.


1 comment:

Anonymous said...

A new low for 56572 by posting Nick Coleman.