Neighbor's plea for respectful election cycle
October 1, 2020
In 2018, my young relatives in Texas had worked hard for Beto O’Rourke’s bid for US Senate, and they came so close to victory. Out of anger and disappointment, I posted a rude remark on Facebook that included a curse word and then was rightly called out for it by a Facebook friend. I removed the post, apologized in a private message, and agreed that ugly language was not appropriate or necessary; I should be able to make my case without it.
We put yard signs up in support of Democratic candidates. Our neighbors across the street put up yard signs supporting Republicans, I r...