The only thing that the real American trustbuster and his wannabe heir have in common is racism and nativism.
Trump claims that libel laws intended to protect the press, which Fox News is betting its future on after allegedly libeling voting companies on Trump’s behalf, are a sham.
The government should be very careful about using sedition charges or the H. Rap Brown Law against insurrectionists, lest it hand those insurrectionists a valuable propaganda tool.
Having embraced an ideology that sees government as useless when it’s not evil, the GOP can’t afford to let Biden show government can solve a health crisis and revive the economy.
So long as Trump remains the leader and face of the GOP, he will remind swing voters of the sewer of extremism the party has become.
Dick Morris (of all people) urged Bill Clinton to be explicit about the link between the GOP and domestic extremists. Clinton did not follow the advice, but now Joe Biden must.
Democrats will control Congress, but the newly radicalized court poses a grave threat to the incoming president’s ability to govern and to save lives.
Even the pope sees the problem with holding crowded services during a pandemic. But five justices now see a conspiracy against religion in any effort to respect science.
Unlike in 2000, there is little doubt about what the Supreme Court will do if it gets a hold of another contested election this year.
The prospect of six right-wing extremists in robes seeking to remake America may be the inevitable result of the court’s power grab that began in the early 19th century.