Civics Class

Remember when Republicans were hoisting the flag of patriotism, insisting that civics classes be made mandatory and prominent? Well, they’re now conducting the most effective civics class in a generation — a class in the vulnerability of the Republic when a political party, taking advantage of our anachronistic  constitutional arrangements, gerrymandering, and vote suppression, takes power and puts the parochial interests of its donor class ahead of the imperative of removing a dangerous, willfully ignorant thug from the Oval Office.