How are you dealing with George Floyd’s murder? With the tragedy, the fallout and response, but also with the likelihood that U.S. society (and beyond) is plagued in ways that lead to his and others’ untimely deaths?
Got plans for the weekend? Me neither! But Muslims around the world do: This Saturday marks the end of Ramadan and the beginning of Eid al-Fitr, a usually happy celebration that will be severely muted this year.
Think with me for a minute about the emotion that might accompany these milestones:
I’ve got an idea for a fun game we can all play while we’re stuck at home: Go to this Facebook group and compete for who’s done the worst stuff, who’s done bad stuff the most times, and who’s felt the most regret for the former two categories.