It’s understandable that conservatives, from Chief Justice John Roberts to chief pundit George Will, today think of racism as a thing of the past — a “post-racial” society, this is.
After all, Jim Crow molders in the grave — he of the dirty dungarees, the night rides, the venal proxies in elected office.
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Young, a longtime Texas newspaperman, lives in Coloradojyoungcolumn@gmail.com.