The Day Democracy Teetered on Tyranny’s Brink

The Day Democracy Teetered on Tyranny’s Brink

Democracy teetered on the brink of collapse on June 1. Responding to the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis at the hands of police a week earlier, thousands of citizens marched demanding justice. They declared that Black Lives Matter and advocated for a...
Why You Should Be Afraid When Gov’t Abandons Democracy

Why You Should Be Afraid When Gov’t Abandons Democracy

There are many reasons why we should all be afraid. No, I don’t mean our lives should be ruled by fear. I mean reasonable fear of the reasonably possible. For example, in this sense of “fear,” I fear that a reckless driver will run his or her red light whenever I come...