To all American readers of this blog—happy Independence Day! Hopefully you are enjoying an extended 4th of July holiday weekend with friends and family.
To those outside the U.S.—best wishes for your happiness and freedom on this day as well. And please rest assured the people of America want our country to continue to be a beacon of light and hope to the world, no matter what you read in the news.
One of the bedrocks of our liberty is freedom of speech. It’s a rare gift in human history, and may we keep it forever.
But we seem to be at risk of forgetting how to use it properly. [Read more…]