It’s Time to Name Our Sins

It’s Time to Name Our Sins

Politicians and pundits ponder what a fitting response should be to the storming of the US Capitol on Jan. 6. Some say we should impeach the president again, remove him from office by invoking the 25th Amendment or pursue both. Others say that either course would be...
Impeachment as National Confession and Penance

Impeachment as National Confession and Penance

There is no joy in an impeachment process. Oh, there are the occasional “gotcha” moments, when evidence verifies suspicions of someone else’s wrongdoing, but the fact of the process itself is a sad acknowledgement of something gone seriously wrong in the body politic....