Yuval Noah Harari deconstructs the most famous line from the Declaration of Independence.
The practice has a sordid history. There’s always a rationale — for example, in labeling Israeli businesses, or those doing business with Israel, to be avoided.
One wonders what kind of address Douglass would give on Darwin Day — falling tomorrow, February 12 — amidst Black History Month.
Who would have predicted all that Americans have experienced in the past five months?
The year so far has delivered a stunning lesson in the fragility of freedom and of civilization.