If you’re going to a night-time march or rally or happening, inquire about preferred method of illumination.

If the answer is “torch” instead of “candle,” you’re not exactly grabbing the tools and symbols of peace, love, and expanded construction of shared meaning. Instead, you’re grabbing the tools and symbols of fear mongering, of intimidation, of terror.

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