Imagine a different world. It’s one where Republicans nominated Barry Goldwater in 1964. He gets crushed by Lyndon Johnson. And…..the Republican Party learns that promoting crypto-fascist white nationalists is a terrible idea and electorally disastrous. Ronald Reagan is remembered as an actor with less skills than the chimps in his movies. Dick Cheney is an […]
Paul’s evisceration of Gene Marks’ Gilded Age-esque article telling poor black kids to be rich and white and blaming them if they are not, led me to this legendary Herblock cartoon from 1961 attacking Barry Goldwater for believing the very same thing: ….Herblock fans can find more at this Library of Congress online exhibit.