Instead of celebrating America’s birth, social upheaval is raging across the land. The ongoing mayhem has transitioned from protesting the brutal murder of a Black man by a corrupt cop to destroying monuments of Confederate generals, Union generals who defeated the South, and abolitionists, including the author of the Emancipation Proclamation. Even our revered founders are not immune to this rage. Why is this happening?
Amidst this turmoil let’s think about some things President Ronald Reagan said in his farewell address given on Jan. 11, 1989: