Euclid, Lincoln, and SVC

December 11th, 2012

Things which equal the same thing also equal one another. This Euclidean principle undergirds our Constitution and Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation; it is the reason why we fought a Civil War and the reason for Lincoln's steadfast pursuit of the 13th Amendment. All men [and women] are created equal.  There is a scene in the movie […]