A New Year, A New Political Party?

Likely now is the time to start a new political party, with stated principles not unlike the Declaration of Independence, and constructed carefully in ways that will avoid the defects of the past.

A Commonplace Enlightenment

As Shakespeare transcended Sophocles in his appreciation of love and hate and wonderment, there might be something of our salvation to be found in novels, and movies,
and even in music.

The Faith of Nations 

The faith that we once knew has failed us. No longer a young nation, we have to find our way back to the faith of our youth in order to thrive.