History and this Election Affirm the Need for Civil Society to be Resilient

All of us are duty-bound to support or oppose the president, as Theodore Roosevelt said, “exactly to the degree which is warranted by his good conduct or bad conduct.…To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.”