08/01/2014 7:13 PM
08/01/2014 7:14 PM
Turning away a shipload of Jews in 1939, locking up Japanese Americans in 1942 and shouting obscenities at Central American refugee children in 2014 are not among our finest moments.
E. T. Shafer, Islamorada
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