Link: “Nevertheless, she persisted”

“Nevertheless, she persisted”

“The GOP is not merely drunk with power. They are engorged by it, blinded by it, most whiningly terrified of Trump’s thin skin and his sociopathic, child-like temper and what defying him might do to their shaky careers if they dare speak, or think, for themselves. Thus, they are worse than cowards. They are cowards in service of hate, white nationalism, and fear. And like Trump, they mean America ill.

Nevertheless, she persisted.”

And then came the surreal, extraordinary moment when the sneering old Republican male senator silenced his smart, uppity female colleague from reading, on the Senate floor, the words of Coretta Sco…