What the Times itself neglected to mention in its otherwise thorough Lewis obituary was the pivotal role Lewis played during the 1990s when he stood up to his own newspaper, as well as to an army of Republican partisans waging war against President Bill Clinton.
Stop obsessing with the notion that "we" think you are a racist. Mr. Clinton, you are missing the point. You are not the problem, nor are you the solution. Your hurt feelings are not a matter of national concern.