“Try that in a small town”?
Ahmaud Arbery tried “jogging while Black” in a small town.
Matthew Shepherd tried being an openly LGBTQ+ person in a small town.
Jason Aldean does not now, nor has he ever, lived in a small town.
Many of the country-western stars, notably Dolly Parton, Willie Nelson and Garth Brooks, who actually did rise from humble rural beginnings, are much better moral role models, and none of them felt the need to shoot the footage of their performances in front of infamous lynching sites, such as Aldean did in front of the Maury County Courthouse in Columbia, Tennessee, an infamous lynching site.
May 06, 2022