The GOP Rep. may appear to be a civil-rights shero for driving this symbolic act of change. But to South Carolina's communities of color, her agenda and voting record are far more important.
Black America, unlike White America, needs to televise the funerals of our tragic victims to elicit sympathy and to compel outrage and action from the rest of the nation.
Don't humanize the killer of nine Black victims by trying to understand his motivation. He told you with his actions. Now, let's get in a real conversation and confront our own racism.