As the Republic tears itself apart, we can do as the Founders did: look to the Roman Republic for inspiration & insights.
Amidst the gloom that blankets America, evidence grows that another discontinuity in history approaches – a singularity.
Sometime during the past few generations we lost our self-confidence. But we exaggerate the dangers, and our history gives us reason for confidence.
Recent revelations are potentially shattering to our complacency. If we learn from them, as we tragically did not in the 1970s, they could open path to reform.
For 2019, let's resolve to overcome our fears, face our challenges, and have a great year.