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Political Sectarianism Where It Least Belongs

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I winced at the editorial cartoon Friday in The Washington Post, All the Republican Rats: state attorneys general and U.S. Congress members all named and depicted as street rats for “collaborating with President Trump in his attempt to subvert the Constitution and stay in office.” I winced because a couple of days before I had read Thomas Edsall’s New York Times online column, America – We Have a Problem.  Edsall is a particularly talented political journalist. For 25 years he reported on national political affairs for the Post. Since 2011 he has contributed a column to the Times’ website. Edsall