The year so far has delivered a stunning lesson in the fragility of freedom and of civilization.
Nature may not make jumps, but Carl Bergstrom sure does.
Certain threads in the events of recent months suggest the hand of a skilled novelist.
Ota Benga’s protest — “I am a man! I am a man!” — summarizes the very best message of the Black Lives Matter movement.
Government actions may be informed to a greater or lesser degree by science. Lesser seems to be the current trend.