Life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. All people, made equal by the Creator, are freely endowed with these inalienable rights, as the Declaration of Independence rightly recognizes. But can we all be said to enjoy equal opportunity in life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness if a police officer, unlike a civilian, can murder … Continue reading Civic Republicanism: freedom from domination brings true liberty and justice for all
In light of this coronavirus crisis, it has become abundantly clear that the conservative approach to government that too many of my fellow Republicans still cling to ultimately results in a failure to govern effectively at all. Conservatism is just no longer a valid competing style or philosophy of governance in my eyes. Rather, it’s … Continue reading Yes, coronavirus is deadly and American conservatism is bankrupt.