It was indeed all a lie, but white Democrats are on the hook, too

Racism isn’t “the original sin of the modern Republican party” alone

“I saw the warning signs but ignored them,” confessed Republican strategist Stuart Stevens in his 2020 New York Times op-ed, going on to acknowledge racism as “the original sin of the modern Republican Party.” Stevens was introducing his book It Was All a Lie: How the Republican Party Became Donald Trump¹: