To the Editors:
Congratulations for the inspiring presentation of American Renewal [Feb. 23]. At last we are having a national conversation that is worthy of our intelligence, our courage, our commitment to democracy, and worthy of being overheard by our children. I am grateful, I am moved, I am scared by the ideas that some people have, and I am exhilarated by the problems and opportunities before us.
You offer a sober assessment of the state of the nation, as well as realistic options for the future. We have not...