Groups Discussion: Community members talk controversial political cartoon

The man who posted a controversial image on his group’s political page on Facebook got what he wanted — a conversation. Michael Thompson is the president of the group East Lee County Republicans. He shared the image of a person urinating on the Black Live Matter organization logo recently on the group’s Facebook page. He […]

SWFL political group says cartoon against Black Lives Matter is a conversation starter

A political cartoon is drawing criticism for its portrayal of the Black Lives Matter organization. It was posted by the East Lee County Republicans group on its Facebook page. It says, “Black Lies Matter,” and shows a person urinating on the Black Lives Matter logo. Michael Thompson is the president of the East Lee County […]