On selective accusations of terrorism, hate groups

SUSAN K. SMITH | 3/27/2019, 10:27 p.m.
The world today is dealing with the news of a horrific mass murder in New Zealand, the work of a ...

It seems that for him and for too many others, one can only be a “terrorist” if one has brown skin and is Muslim, and many of his supporters believe the same. This man Tarrant is not hated by this president or his supporters; there has not been a cry for people to look out for these terrorists who walk amongst us and have easy access to us all.

This selective terrorism has never been acknowledged as such and that is a problem. Our terrorists walk around free and arrogant, believing in the rightness of their conviction that White people are superior to everyone else and that they are somehow justified in killing those whom they do not like.

This president is leading us to a dangerous place and neither his base nor the Republican senators (for the most part) seem to care.

This is not going to end well. Domestic terrorists are operating with basically full support of the president of the United States. That fact is hard to accept and swallow, but with no moral leadership, white supremacists are leading us to a place from which we may never recover.

Rev. Dr. Susan K. Smith is the founder and director of Crazy Faith Ministries. She is available for speaking. Contact her at revsuekim@sbcglobal.net.