Freedom to Protect, Freedom to Nurture, and the Freedom to Menace

Fathers are told that part of our job is to protect. But in a world of mass guns and violence, how do we do that? What is the relationship between the Freedom that is celebrated on Juneteenth this weekend and the task of building a community where “we keep each other safe”? Thoughts about freedom, fatherhood, guns, and building a better world for all our kids.