This arcane Senate rule was used to thwart civil rights legislation in the 20th Century. In 2021, we cannot allow a Republican minority to use it to block progress for communities of color.
The progressive grassroots is much stronger than it was 12 years ago when Obama took office. If it stays focused, it can make real progress in advancing its agenda.
These two movements are in no way morally or politically equivalent, but each has inspired thousands to set personal interests aside and engage in the struggle in the streets to advance their side in the fight.
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