Monthly Archives: March 2014

Brack: Statue for Waring is long overdue

By Andy Brack, editor and publisher
Commentary republished with permission of Statehouse Report

MARCH 14, 2014 — Almost 60 years after the Brown v. Board of Education school integration decision, a statue will be erected to honor the Charleston judge who steered the nation toward the landmark ruling.

It’s long overdue. Quite frankly, we should be embarrassed that it’s taken this long. U.S. District Judge Waties Waring’s courage and conviction in law helped to transform a segregated America into an integrated land of opportunity. Continue reading