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It will be no surprise if a “Blue Lives Matter” bill moves through the rest of the lawmaking process as easily as it did a Mississippi Senate committee hearing Tuesday.
I spent the first 30 years of my life living in northeast Oklahoma, America’s original tornado alley.
In fact, two of the 10 deadliest tornadoes in Oklahoma history touched down in the county where I was born and raised.
On the morning of Aug. 28, 2005, I was 15 years old and I woke up to someone running up the stairs to my house. My dad pushed opened my bedroom door and threw a small suitcase on my bed.
“Pack up. We’re leaving,” he said.