Because Democrats have been relentless (and rightfully so) in calling
out rasists in the Republican party.
Because pieces of the Republican party animate themselves with racism
(eyes on tea baggers).
Because we are about to begin debate on what our nation is to do about
immigration and the millions who entered this country illegally.
Because this is a clear instance when principle should triumph over power.
Senator Harry Reid must resign as Majority-leader immediately.
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"The strongest democracies flourish from frequent and lively debate,
but they endure when people of every background and belief find a way
to set aside smaller differences in service of a greater purpose."