A Colorado judge has struck down a recent round of GOP-friendly redistricting, and a similar challenge is being mounted in Texas. My question is, when articles like this can nonchalantly discuss the large numbers of legislative seats certain to be shifted by the tweaking of district boundaries, how can elected officials then go on to talk about their "democratic mandates" with a straight face? These stories always remind me of a certain Brecht poem…
Nothing is more permanent than an “emergency” mandate.
After Promising To Stop Land Seizures, the Biden Administration Just Stole This Family's Property for a Border Wall
"We are utterly devastated," said Baudilia Cavazos.
Joy Reid Said Vaccinated People Who Refuse To Wear Masks Are 'Irrational.' Fauci Didn't Correct Her.
Who's being irrationally paranoid?
Although a Defense Witness Says George Floyd's Death Should Not Have Been Deemed a Homicide, His Account Underlines Derek Chauvin's Culpability
The defense rested without calling Chauvin to the stand, and closing arguments are expected on Monday.