Posts Tagged ‘E.M. Forster’

Inconvenient Laws

The ongoing struggle — eternally imperfect and unfinished people contending with eternally imperfect and unfinished laws — isn’t pretty, orderly, predictable, or in keeping with any idealized civics-class visions. But it is the hand we’ve been dealt. We must make the most of it.

Unforgivable Laws

Laws that give law a bad name. They do not and cannot bind the conscience. The only problem: Everyone has his/her own list of unforgivable laws.