Color Blind

Color Blind

A common hope for race relations in America is to achieve a color-blind society in which an intrinsic characteristic like skin color no longer affects the status of any person. Paradoxically, nearly everything happening in America now is moving us further away from a...
We Hold These Truths to be Self-Evident

We Hold These Truths to be Self-Evident

As we celebrate this 4th of July holiday, it is an opportunity to reflect on the deepest meanings of the founding of America.  Our country was born of more than just a rebel uprising.  It was a revolution in political and moral thinking that remains unparalleled in...
“Cancel” the Democratic Party?

“Cancel” the Democratic Party?

The Cancel Culture is currently obsessed with eradicating the evil of racism.  It is on an epic virtue-signaling cancellation rampage.  All artifacts from America’s white patriarchal past are subject to scrutiny and potential erasure or demolition.  Down goes the...
A Challenge to the Citizens of Minnesota

A Challenge to the Citizens of Minnesota

Cops killing unarmed black people is a horrific assault on the sanctity of human life, but it is not a “national” systemic issue. In 2019, there were nine cases of police officers using lethal force to kill an unarmed black person. It is a localized phenomenon, not...
The Shadow Coup

The Shadow Coup

The Shadow Coup Most political coups are violent and visible attempts to overthrow a government. But the one occurring in America right now is unusual. It’s a methodical and non-violent shadow coup that has spanned four years. Despite its stealth, it is the harbinger...
Wake Up!

Wake Up!

At the time of the American Revolution, brave rebels crafted the two greatest political documents in history. The Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution turned the world upside down by granting power to sovereign individuals rather than to politicians...