"There comes a time when people get tired." -- Martin Luther King Jr., Dec. 5, 1955
Tracy is tired. She was tired even beforeBaltimore burned this week.
I received an email from her on April 12. She wanted me to know she is a 55-year-old white lady from Austin, Texas, who is tired unto tears by incident after incident of police violence against unarmed African-American men -- including a 2013 shooting in her own hometown. "What can be done?" she asked. "What can I do? I'm sincere in this question. I want to DO something. What can that be? I'm embarrassed to have to ask; I feel like I should KNOW what to do, but I don't."