(LA Progressive) -- ow is the time to put the Republican Party out of its misery.
The fractured GOP is turning into a nightmare for the establishment, country club wing of the party.
Its all-too-frequent episodes of racial insensitivity is a nightmare for a whole different reason.
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Republicans have allowed extremists to hijack their party and turn it into a White Citizens’ Council, a white nationalist organization in the mold of the Southern segregationist Dixiecrats of a bygone era.
If the so-called party of Lincoln wants to prevent what appears to be its imminent death–and become a moderate, mainstream party that will once again appeal to blacks and Latinos–it must cast aside the House Freedom Caucus—also known as the Tea Party or the Fight Club.