Tag: Presidents Day

  • The Lincoln Hutch, on this Presidents Day

    The Lincoln Hutch, on this Presidents Day

    Today we celebrate the lives of two presidents — which is your favorite? Like every American, I admire George Washington. During an election year, I often reflect on the reason we invest so many powers in the presidential office — because of our exceptional first president. But I will admit to being a Lincoln aficionado.…

  • A Stone of Hope

    I love the juxtaposition of slaveholder/liberator TJ and African-American/liberator MLK locked each other’s sights. This seems very truly American to me, an illustration of the “long moral arc of the universe which bends toward freedom.”