25. "Pardon the Star Wars analogy. But the GOP is the Empire, while" In response to In response to 0
the Dems are the New Republic. The New Republic definitely had issues - they weren’t nearly as united or organized and had in-fighting among factions who were more progressive and other factions stuck in the past.
But they were NOT the Empire who were following a fascist demagogue, blowing up entire planets, actively endorsing racism and classism, and bringing back slavery, all under the guise of “law and order”.