Beginning to Synthesize Old Posts

Meditations on Matters of Common Interest


In a recent interview (, Justice Thomas issued an impromptu cri de coeur about the state of American culture:

“I mean, what binds us? What do we all have in common anymore? I think we have to think about that. I think this is — when I was a kid, even as we had laws that held us apart, there were things that we held dear and that we all had in common. And I think we have to — we always talk about E pluribus unum. What’s our unum now? We have the pluribus. What’s the unum? And I think it’s a great country...

Read More