Mr. Rogers is a chapter in art history which I don’t think anybody should forget. You may not think his program was art… but it was. It still is. It’s a performance… a performance with purpose.
I myself was reminded of that today when I stumbled across the video of Mr Rogers testifying that you’ll find below…
— KCTS 9 (@KCTS9) January 27, 2017
You do not need to agree with Mr. Rogers views to find value in what he’s trying to say.
You do not need to believe in Federal funding for public television for you to see Mr Rogers purpose.
There is value in his words regardless of your political affiliation or ideology.
Mr Rogers words are reaching out from the depths of time to give us perspective.
Just listen for a moment.