Rush to judgment could be dangerous as crime
January 13, 2021
Regardless of which end of the political spectrum one represents, the storming of the U.S. Capitol by protesters was reprehensible, in particular the cost of human lives. The tragic episode is being condemned, rightly, from all sides.
It’s one of the few things most of us can agree on, frankly, which is part of what got us here.
From a merely political standpoint, the fallout from this will be with us for the foreseeable future, as Democrats seize power in both the executive and legislative branches of our federal government. Whatever justification there was for Republicans’ concerns...