On my podcast with Driftglass The Professional Left, we have pointed out an Easter Egg to look for whenever a representative of The Lincoln Project appears on TV.
"Four years ago." "Five years ago." They always begin the problem with the Republican Party with Trump. Before that is the never-mention-it time.
So it was shocking to hear two MSNBC guests in one day, Wednesday, call that myth out. The Republicans have ALWAYS been the party of white supremacy, at least since 1964's Civil Rights Act when the parties switched names and ideologies.
Joy-Ann Reid hosted the 1619 Project's Nikole Hanna Jones (video above):
And later Wednesday night, Lawrence O'Donnell hosted Alex Wagner of Showtime's "The Circus", asked how Republican Senators might respond to House member Marjorie Taylor-Greene's obvious violent rhetoric:
Our podcast also has a tongue-in-cheek catch phrase: No Fair Remembering Stuff!
Mainstream Bush dead-enders like The Lincoln Project would like you to forget the time before Trump. Trump is the result of Republican behavior, 1964-2015. Never forget.