After four years of a Trump presidency that I originally cheered, I look around and see utter devastation. For the forensic archaeologist the bones of truth are now laid bare and their lessons must be written. I promise to do that because societal progress only comes not by those who believe in magical change, but those who can see what went wrong and seek to ensure it will never happen again.

© 2021 Adam Parker.
Picture Credit: © 2021 CNBC. Two weeks after a seditious insurrection, flags stand before the US Capitol representing Americans blocked from attendance at the Biden-Harris Inauguration in their National Mall by security concerns and a Covid-19 pandemic that today took its 400,000th American life.