When I was growing up in The Bronx, my mama taught our family about the promise of America. She said that no matter what block you live on and no matter what you look like, you can make a good life for yourself if you work hard and follow the rules. Mama Hilary emigrated from Jamaica, and she imbued in us the profound idea that we are all equal. In America, nobody is above the law.

I believe this to be true of the President of the United States, in particular.

Following President Trump’s mean-spirited, racist tweets about four Democratic…

Michael Blake

Michael Blake is a candidate for Congress in New York’s 15th Congressional District. www.blakeforcongress.nyc

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