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Time for Civil Courage

November 9, 2016

In the wake of this historic election, we wanted to share this piece by Peter Levine, who is a member of the Paul J. Aicher Board of Trustees.

“…please, no jokes about moving to Canada. No thoughts about giving up on the nation you belong to, even if its majority and its institutions anger you. No opting out. You may have suffered grievous injustices at the hands of the United States: many have. In that case, you owe no gratitude or service to the republic. But you have more leverage over the US government than the billions who live beyond our borders and yet face the consequences of our policies. You owe it to them to stand up: here, now.”

Continue reading on Peter Levine's blog.

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