Tressie McMillan Cottom: Why I Keep My Eyes—and My Mind—on the South

From a New York Times column by Tressie McMillan Cottom headlined “Why I Keep My Eyes—and My Mind—on the South”:

While the world was watching the former president surrender to authorities in a New York City courthouse last week, I was watching Nashville and Raleigh. I live in North Carolina, and these two seats of government and capitals in bordering Southern states have been roiled with political unrest in the shadow of the Donald Trump Show.