William Barr’s Re-writing of Constitution Foments Defiance of Democracy
Speaking before the Ohio Women’s Republican Club in Wheeling, West Virginia in February of 1950, Wisconsin Republican Senator Joseph McCarthy waved a piece of paper before his audience’s eyes, insisting he had a list of over 200 communists working in the state department.
He had, of course, no such list. His anti-communist crusade is now widely characterized as, in fact, a “witch hunt.”
In similar fashion, Donald Trump repeatedly, if only metaphorically, waves around Article II of the…