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The Seed is Sown, The Harvest Must Come

EDITORIAL: Citizenship – “The Seed is Sown, The Harvest Must Come”

The Public Square likes to think of the period from Halloween to January 1 as a time of gratitude first (Thanksgiving), then giving (Christmas...
Citizenship - and the Spirit of the Land

EDITORIAL: Citizenship – and the Spirit of the Land – The Public Square

When The Public Square began 18 months ago, we did not know where it would lead.  But we have seen how the spirit of...

EDITORIAL: Citizenship – “He Not Busy Being Born is Busy Dying”

We are near a time of national Thanksgiving, and one of our greatest blessings is our unique status as the freest nation on earth. ...

Editorial: Citizenship “The Freer Step, The Fuller Breath” – The Public Square

The Public Square foresees a model of citizenship ahead that is truly aspirational.  It would be less a box into which we fit than...

Editorial: Citizenship and the Train Tracks of History – The Public Square

If citizenship is the binding force of our nation, how do we bring it back and shape and sculpt it for tomorrow? Clearly, the once...

Citizenship and the American Soul – The Public Square

The ideals of citizenship have only been faintly explored during the modern American era, but they hold the key to all we are -...

Citizenship and the Social Fabric – The Public Square

The future of America depends upon sound citizenship.  Unfortunately, we are in a bad situation right now.  The top doesn’t honor its citizen trust...

Citizenship in the American Tradition – The Public Square

In the last issue we examined why America’s political elite does not offer the citizenship example we need, and how the power of the...

Citizenship and the Political Class – The Public Square

We once produced national leaders who deeply cared about the fate of our nation and its people, but not now.  No longer can we...

Election Noise – The Public Square

The national election is leaving people dispirited.   And there is good reason for it.  Those at top are not bringing clarity to the...