Our American Darkness
Speech at the Texas State Capitol: July 12, 2019.
The following essay is a transcript of my opening remarks for the “Lights for Liberty” vigil at the Texas State Capitol in Austin, Texas. It has not been edited.
May 24, 1947, a ship left port in Normandy, France. The name of the ship was the S.S. Marine Flasher, which made transatlantic journeys between 1946–1948…