“… in relative terms it looks like Lenin and Trotsky trying to out-radical each other.”

The Republican prison experiment: How the right-wing conquest of the GOP altered political reality

How a stodgy, mainstream party was reinvented as a den of lunatics and monsters — and why it was no accident

Read more at:   http://www.salon.com/2015/07/18/the_republican_prison_experiment_how_the_right_wing_remaking_of_the_gop_altered_political_reality/