One More Word On The Willingham Case


The more I think about the defense offered last week by Willingham's prosecutor, the worse I feel. As a lot of commenters pointed out, it basically boiled down to "he was a bad guy." The fact that this dude is now judge boggles the mind. As if you really need to see it, here's David Grann's response.

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Ta-Nehisi Coates is a national correspondent at The Atlantic, where he writes about culture, politics, and social issues. He is the author of the memoir The Beautiful Struggle.

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