Instead and because very few people of any demographic like wearing the masks . . .
Week old culture war talking points are spouted by the newspaper's last remaining columnist of color . . . Some of the personal insights are worthwhile but this one has the fingerprints of senior editorial scribes all over it and it "feels" like talking point garbage that's safely hidden behind the paywall . . . The link tease pretty much tells the story:
At a recent meeting, a citizen asked Kansas City police officials what safeguards the department had in place to protect the civil rights of minorities who are heeding medical experts' advice and wearing face masks in public. The responses were telling a reminder that even during a global pandemic, the rights of certain people are an afterthought.