Today, Putin’s thugs jailed thousands. In Burma, the army lost an election, and just staged a coup.
Around the world, we see the same fight – for democracy and the rule of law, against might-makes-right corruption. The same fight we’ve had to wage at home, again and again
Some argue our imperfections disqualify us from saying anything about places like Russia or Burma. Yet America is still called to lead – not because we’re uniquely entitled, but because we’re uniquely capable.
And because the future of democracy is at stake for everyone.