, named plaintiff in the Pa. suppression suit, gets her “special id,” but vows to fight on for the thousands in in state the GOP
house leader expressly seeks to disenfranchise. Well into 90s she’s outlasted so many so-called patriots who shunned or reviled people like her; we will outlast the current crop who live under the delusion that that this is “their” nation, not ALL of ours, by voodoo rather than thoughtful democracy they “lost” it, and by artifice & anger they must “take it back.”
It is amazing how many billionaires and rednecks, bankers and Breitbart bullies, Speakers of the House, governors, associate Supreme Court Justices, GOP candidates, are afraid of little ole ladies like Vivette. Flip the script, folks—that is power. What is troubling is how the vanillification of news rooms across media platforms has lead to a fundamental mis-reporting, even among so-called progressive writers, of this issue.
Still, it is little ole black ladies like Vivette who stand like an ancient oak in the wind. I will prevail. Even when I die, I still stand and shelter. That’s what Paul Ryans out there have never understood…