Poetry

R.J. Stove: Thoughts on the Recent Murders of Police Officers

Thoughts on the Recent Murders of Police Officers in Dallas and Baton Rouge “Heart and soul, not merely by word but by deed, he [the terrorist] has severed every link with the social order and the civilized world; with the laws, good manners, conventions, and morality of that world. He is its merciless enemy and continues to inhabit it with only one purpose: to destroy it.” —Sergei Nechayev, nineteenth-century Russian pamphleteer, blackmailer and catechist of exterminationism   “Our constitution was made for a moral and religious people. It is wholly inadequate to the government of any other.” —John Adams  …

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