As you watch Ferguson, Mo., think about Savannah

5:48 pm Nov. 19, 2014

Cable news channels of all stripes and colors have directed your attention to Ferguson, Mo., where the gap between cops and the people they’re paid to protect has been distilled into a caricature-laden morality play.

There is a certain satisfaction that comes with witnessing a tragedy from afar. Distance allows us to form up along bright, clearly drawn lines. We become detached cheerleaders for this side or that, for Fox News

Georgia’s leaders mourn the death of Carl Sanders

3:40 pm Nov. 17, 2014

They praised former Gov. Carl Sanders’ political accomplishments, trumpeted his civil rights legacy and hailed his business acumen. And they said Georgia politicians could learn plenty from his service in office and his accomplishments after