bmccormicksj

All posts by Bill McCormick, SJ

Bill, a Texan, FJV and Jesuit, is a regent at Saint Louis University, where undergraduates teach him political science and philosophy. He entered the Society in 2013, having studied politics at Chicago and Texas.

Joined in 2015   /   66 posts   /   bmccormicksj@thejesuitpost.org

Frederick Douglass & Rethinking the Fourth

Frederick Douglass & Rethinking the Fourth

Frederick Douglass gave his famous Fourth of July speech a day late, on July 5, 1852.  The majesty of his oratory matched the solemnity of the occasion: It is the birthday of your National Independence, and of your political freedom. This, to you, is what the Passover...