Today’s opening to the column is going to be a little different. Instead of a question, let’s play a game.
Imagine you are a sign language interpreter and working on the hit Broadway musical “The Lion King.” Then, suddenly, you’re fired.
You say, “Why am I fired? What did I do wrong?”
And they tell you, “Well, you’re white, so that’s what you did wrong. It’s 2022 — being white sometimes can be a crime. A lot of times it can be a crime. You just don’t really look the part of what we want to see here.”
Well, that is what Keith Wann is saying happened to him. He is 53 years-old and he was one of at least two people who were forced off the