I imagine too few of us know well Mill’s On Liberty.  Let me press you to read it at the first opportunity, no, make an opportunity to read it now.  (There is a good audio version available as well.) What is this essay about but the education of the human species and the role of social […]

Recently Thomas Friedman wrote, “You don’t get to call yourself ‘pro-life’ and be against common sense gun control…. You don’t get to call yourself ‘pro-life’ and oppose programs like Head Start that provide basic education, health and nutrition for the most disadvantaged children.” Yes, indeed. And you don’t get to call yourself ‘pro-life’ unless you […]