Civility for Me, But Not for Thee

By Rich Lowry - September 7, 2011

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President Obama delivered his loviest speech as president in Tucson, Ariz., after the shooting of Rep. Gabby Giffords. It was moving, pitch perfect and -- in its key passages calling for civility in our political discourse -- brazenly insincere. Obama said we should be sure that “we are talking with each other in a way that heals, not a way that wounds.” He framed his call as a way to...

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