Don’t call it ‘court packing.’ Call it ‘saving democracy’

Don’t call it ‘court packing.’ Call it ‘saving democracy’

[Ed. – Democracy = Democratic Party.]

Anybody who knows the history of the United States knows that this country requires big, impossible-sounding ideas to make it live up to its promises of life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.

Freeing enslaved Africans: A big, impossible sounding idea.

Giving women the right to vote was — until 100 years ago — also a big, impossible sounding idea. …

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Marriage equality becoming the law of the land was a big, impossible sounding idea up until the moment it popped up as a news alert on your phone.

But with the stakes this high, there is momentum to finally act — to do big things to save our democracy. And the game plan, if Joe Biden wins the White House and Democrats take the Senate, is clear: we must expand the Supreme Court to make it more representative of America.

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