The clearest sign that the GOP has become fascist-leaning, if not outright fascist, is its reaction to the recent FBI warrant to search Donald Trump’s home in Mar-a-Lago.
Former U.S. president Donald Trump, left, and U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland. The Republicans and their stooges in the press claimed that America had turned into a banana republic. They charged that the Democrats had weaponized the Department of Justice. And they savaged Garland for daring to serve a search warrant on a former president, writes Michael Harris. Photographs courtesy of Wikimedia Commons