Posted: Tuesday, September 17, 2013 12:00 am
The writer, a Republican, is the senior U.S. senator from Nebraska.
America was born out of a once-radical notion that people can govern themselves. What followed was a culture of individualism, liberty, tolerance and a reinvented push for civil rights. These ideas were certainly the exception around the world in the days of our Founding Fathers, and they continue to be the exception in some places today.
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Tuesday, September 17, 2013 12:00 am.