Friends for Transparent Government

Friends for Transparent Government

Friends for Transparent Government commented on Dumfries ditches Columbus Day, Lee-Jackson Day

Congratulations and kudos to the Town Council of Dumfries for publicly discussing, debating, and voting (unanimously) to eliminate the observance of the anachronism that is Lee-Jackson Day. A day that honors the military champions of subjugation and secession. A holiday that was conceived i…

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Friends for Transparent Government commented on Letter: In defense of our First Amendment rights

A very eloquent letter and cautionary tale about the danger of elected officials selectively suppressing and censoring the voice of citizens because they do not wish the public to hear criticism and a council that does not appreciate the wisdom of opposing points of view. Stated another way…