December 8, 2012 Leave a comment
I didn’t leave the Republican Party, it left me. Whether the issue was immigration, or education, or you name it — the environment. I feel at home now.
–Charlie Crist on registering as a Democrat
It’s heartening that reasonable Republicans like Crist, Arlen Spector, and Olympia Snowe are disgusted enough with the current fact-averse, ideology-over-country Republican Party leadership that they’re leaving the party. But only our corporate media and those who believe what it tells them can see it as a victory for progressives or the country.