“Play it safe,” we’re often told. “Take small steps,” people say. This week, Michael Quinn Sullivan reflects on the importance of Texas’ patriots in 1836 being willing to risk everything rather than live as serfs. Liberty has never been achieved through timidity, he says, but is born from boldness.



Founding Fathers

Not. A. Democracy.

Monarchy and democracy are two sides of the same coin upon which tyrannies had been built for eons.


Fearing Correctly

As citizens, we have failed to inspire sufficient fear in our elected servants.