Los Gatos Weekly Times

Buffalo shows we must do more to confront White nationalis­m

- By Greg Hodge

Sunday afternoon I received a call from my friend Felicia in Buffalo, N.Y. She and I had met almost eight years ago. Over those years I had been invited to travel from Oakland to Buffalo multiple times to lead workshops on racism.

I could tell that Felicia — who, like me, is Black — was deeply pained by the news about Saturday's mass shooting. An 18-year-old White gunman, who had written a

manifesto claiming that Whites were being “replaced” by Blacks and other people of color, had shot and killed 10 people at a supermarke­t. He had chosen Buffalo's East Side due to its high concentrat­ion of African Americans and trav

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