Posted BY: J.B. Shurk

“For here we are not afraid to follow truth wherever it may lead, nor to tolerate any error so long as reason is left free to combat it.”  That’s Thomas Jefferson, the Father of the University of Virginia, describing his beloved institution’s creed to English historian William Roscoe. 

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 I think it is also a fitting description of the American Thinker community, who often tussle with difficult stories because that is where the truth takes us.  Several members of the community recently focused my attention on the plight of J6 political prisoner Jonathan Mellis, who has already spent nineteen months in the American Gulag for the “crime” of protesting against his government.  

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