Anti-hate event split over means: Do we talk, cajole, sup, or call in SWAT? - Nooganomics
print An event sponsored by the mayor’s office lurches hard to the right in a presentation by a celebrity politician whose call for tougher policing and added laws is gently contradicted by local calls for mercy and mutual understanding. By David Tulis / 92.7 NoogaRadio Mike Signer, former mayor of Charlottesville, Va., highlights hardened lines in American society and the lessons learned from a protest in that city that led to the death of a demonstrator, Heather Heyer, in a car crash. Organizer Alison Lebovitz gently counters Mr. Signer’s police-state approach, suggesting that the solution to hateful groups and extremist