Mike Pence, Marcellus Wiley, and the Problem of Sloganeering

On June 19, also known as Juneteenth, Vice President Pence got himself into some controversy when he said, “And in this nation, especially on Juneteenth, we celebrate the fact that from the founding of this nation we’ve cherished the ideal that all, all of us are created equal, and endowed by our creator with certain inalienable rights. And so all lives matter in a very real sense.”…