It was four hundred years ago this month that the Pilgrims reached Cape Cod aboard the ship Mayflower, ending a 66 day voyage across the Atlantic Ocean from England in 1620.
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In the tumult of 2020 America—the pandemic, the protests, the presidential election—BYU political scientists have spotted some good news. On average, American families have shown strength despite the year’s challenges, according to results from the annual American Family Survey.
It was the evening of October 27, 2018, just hours after Robert Bowers had carried an assault rifle into the Tree of Life synagogue, opened fire, and brutally murdered eleven worshippers simply because they were Jews. To mourn the victims as well as to begin to come to terms with this tragedy themselves, members of Durham’s Judea Reform Congregation were holding a special prayer vigil in their sanctuary. I sat on the side, in the back, hoping to help somehow, not knowing how deeply that service would affect me.
“It was a little bit like the kind of thing you see in movies.” Those are the words recently retired BYU professor William G. Eggington used more than once when he described stories from his nearly three decades as a forensic linguist.