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George Floyd Changed My Mind

Police have a difficult job and deal with the worst of the worst on a daily basis. But the mistreatment of African Americans is not a myth and is not even uncommon.

Are These Not My People?

Perhaps one problem with our conversations about race is that we want to have things both ways – to heal as one without accepting any responsibility for a whole. We want to proclaim ourselves one people, but without taking responsibility for the parts to which we do not wish to belong.

LOL Some Things Matter

The country is finding rare consensus about police reform and systemic racism. Where is the GOP?

Your Silence Isn’t Enough

The social-justice Left is pioneering a new tactic for shutting down dissent and amplifying groupthink.

All Conflict, All the Time

Nations change when we change. And the latter is the much harder task.

A Tale of Two Church Visits

The president’s fear of seeming weak makes the whole country weaker.

Fire, Again

The current outbreak of protests and riots feels like a sudden, comprehensive event of physics or meteorology, a perfect storm of perfect storms, multilayered and interpenetrating and simultaneous.