“This decision sends a clear message: District maps are not to be manipulated for political gain.”
Source: ‘Victory’: Ohio Supreme Court Strikes Down GOP Partisan Gerrymandering
In an op-ed published by The Courier-Journal, Brian Clardy, a Murray State University history professor, and John Hennen, a history professor emeritus at Morehead State University, sounded the alarm on the Republican Party’s long-term plan for the United States. According to Clardy and Hennen, the GOP is preparing to lead the United States down a path “straight toward white supremacy and authoritarianism.”
Source: ‘Democracy itself will be on trial’: Kentucky historians sound the alarm over GOP’s ‘frightening’ plans – Alternet.org
The GOP’s decision to politicize a virus may well cost the lives of a million or more Republican voters over the next few months.
Source: Opinion | The Coming Omicron Wave Could Be Deadly for the Unvaccinated Trump Legions | Thom Hartmann
The GOP has embraced the oligarchic strong-man police-state and the Democratic Party is returning to its progressive and populist roots—we face a moment of great danger and one of great opportunity.
Source: Opinion | What’s Next: Fascist Takeover or New Era of Progressive Renewal? | Thom Hartmann
Ann Arbor (Informed Comment) – Sweden’s International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance finds this year that the United States …
Source: For First Time, US joins Brazil and India as “Backsliding Democracy”: GOP is making US a Third World Country
“Give Republicans this: they’re not dismantling democracy in secret. They’re doing it right out in the open.”
Source: ‘Blatant Partisan Power Grab’: Wisconsin GOP Attempts to Seize Control of State’s Elections
The Republican Party makes clear that educational practices that inform and liberate are a threat to its politics.
Source: GOP’s Banning of Books and Attack on Teachers Expose the Party’s Rising Fascism
Jan. 6 Protest Organizers Say They Participated in ‘Dozens’ of Planning Meetings With Members of Congress and White House Staff,” roared the late-Sunday Rolling Stone headline.
Source: Explosive Report Says GOP Congress Members Helped Plan Jan. 6 Capitol Attack | Portside