Blog Credo

The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed (and hence clamorous to be led to safety) by menacing it with an endless series of hobgoblins, all of them imaginary.

H.L. Mencken

Thursday, February 9, 2017

And Still She Persisted

It's difficult to think of a bigger unforced error than McConnell shutting down Elizabeth Warren.  Coretta Scott King's letter still made it into the record and he's created a hashtag, a meme and a rallying cry.  All the while, he's drawing attention to the basic sexism and racism at the heart of the GOP's governing coalition.

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