Marjorie Taylor Greene’s Trial Has Begun. Time To See The Half Of The 14th That Professors Skip Over.

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Torn 1st Amendment Constitution textDo not forget that alt-right woman who rode a wave of fame peddling participation trophy power to the losers of the 2020 presidential election? Nicely, she is dealing with trial.

Apparently, some rinky dink factor known as the “Structure” has a “14th Modification” that forestalls those that “engag[e] in rebellion or rise up” from holding workplace. What are you able to do? Whereas the good-hearted amongst us know higher than to relish within the ousting of 1 who has carried out sick in opposition to the group, I’m not a member of that membership. Me? I’m having a ball. As are a number of others, together with, however not restricted to:

The Choose:

and a former West Virginia state senator:

For individuals who didn’t see it themselves, her reminiscence received spotty round issues I’d think about are laborious to overlook:

I have to reiterate: She did a LOT of “forgetting”:

I’m not a registered voter in Georgia, but when the entire liking a remark about one among your co-workers being fired by way of bullet or throwing a tantrum and calling everybody who doesn’t agree with you dangerous names wasn’t sufficient to dissuade them from voting for her earlier than, her identify not being on the poll might be the one saving grace left.

That stated, let’s not lose sight of the truth that these are precedent setting occasions for our younger nation. If and when another consultant is just too buddy buddy with individuals making an attempt to eliminate the rule of legislation, how this matter performs out shall be a touchstone for interested by the way to deal with moments of future political disaster. I’m assured that everybody will take the time to weigh Greene’s actions, together with what the Structure requires of those that swear to uphold it, and make a decision solely after an neutral analysis of the proof offered.

Not primarily based on social strain, election optics, or the whims of a bunch of “patriots” with AKs of their basements. Proper?


Chris Williams turned a social media supervisor and assistant editor for Above the Legislation in June 2021. Previous to becoming a member of the workers, he moonlighted as a minor Memelord™ within the Fb group Legislation Faculty Memes for Edgy T14s.  He endured Missouri lengthy sufficient to graduate from Washington College in St. Louis Faculty of Legislation. He’s a former boatbuilder who can’t swim, a broadcast writer on essential race concept, philosophy, and humor, and has a love for biking that often annoys his friends. You possibly can attain him by e mail at and by tweet at @WritesForRent.

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