In a recent article in Current Affairs called “Why Republicans are Impressive” Michael Kinnucan explains the Republican strategy and how they are able to win elections despite–and because of–extreme positions. He is absolutely right. It is impressive. It is also terrifying that this strategy has worked so well, but we should all be impressed.
What better distraction could Ryan ask for than an unhinged maniac who gets his policy ideas from a white supremacist?
I don’t care who he is, because the Republican Party stole a Supreme Court appointment from President Obama. Democrats need to block every single nominee. Not just Gorsuch but all of them. Force Mitch McConnell to eliminate the filibuster.
I think one of the most important things to remember, and to focus on as a resistance tactic, is that … More