Going On The Account: Hatches Battened Down

Rich Benjamin’s piece in today’s New York Times gives a new perspective to the Treyvon Martin case that deserves attention.  Yes, there is an unavoidable racial component, but the equally important bunker mentality held by George Zimmerman cannot be dismissed.

 

The last time communities gave up on trusting their neighbors and having faith in society’s institutions, Europe was dotted with castles.  And do I really need to draw parallels between the run up to the Dark Ages and the current project?

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