Newsom’s School Deal; 2022 Risks; Alabama Accountability

Good morning, it’s Wednesday, March 3, 2021. On this date in 1965, a funeral was held in Alabama that helped bring the civil rights movement into focus. The man being buried was Jimmie Lee Jackson, a 26-year-old U.S. Army veteran — a husband and father and the youngest deacon in his church. Jackson was shot by a state trooper while shielding his family from police batons. The eulogy memorializing him, a call to action, was delivered by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
Although I’ve written about this tragic case before, it seems timely again. First, however, I’d direct you to RCP’s front…