What is a “patriot”? Definitions vary (Google it), but
here’s my definition:A patriot is someone who
loves their country, and is willing to make any sacrifice for the
protection and betterment of that country.
Thus far, Republican Roy Moore has not met that standard.
He wants to be a U.S. Senator, regardless of what damage he does to
the country and to the effectiveness of his political party that
(sorta) encompasses his conservative ideals.
But he’s got a problem. His allies are telling him “If
you are guilty as charged of sexual abuse, you should
resign.” In other words, if he resigns, he is tacitly
admitting that the charges are true. He vigorously contests these
charges, so naturally he doesn’t want to plead guilty to them in
the court of public opinion. I understand that.
He may well win his upcoming election, but if he does, it
appears that longer term he will become the Democrats’ poster child
(well, after Trump), smearing the GOP as anti-women. With John
Conyers and Al Franken resigning, Moore is in an untenable
But Moore’s election is a… Read More