As American As Baseball

So Wednesday night, at Fenway park, this happened:

That's over the edge of the iconic high left-field wall known as the Green Monster.

The truth of the message did not prevent the folks who unfurled it from being kicked out of the ball park.  If anything, it hastened the process.

The racism of this country is strong.  Fifty years of the Civil Rights and Voting Rights acts only served to make it fester.  Now the greed and resentment of the moneyed elite, who fund the Rethuglican party that feeds on it, have unleashed it to another level.  Enter Pumpkin.

I know that sometimes I sound like a foaming-at-the-mouth lunatic about this issue, so don't just take my word for it.  Go read the most important thing you will read this year.

This article was updated on May 9, 2023

David F