American Habits

Reigniting our Capacity for Self Government

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Are we more than automatons for democracy?

When I shared on social media that my middle son returned from martial arts practice and asked me if I preferred being kicked in the stomach or the crotch a friend humorously commented that it sounded like a “metaphor for American democracy.” Still, given all the political talk and commentary about preserving democracy and its […]

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