No, It’s Not Time to Come Together

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On the night of the attack on the United States Capitol building, my local public radio station scheduled a program with the theme “Time to Come Together?” It was hard to stay on topic given the day’s events, but they tried.

No, it’s not time to come together. Eventually, yes. But not anytime soon.

There is a lot of blame to go around concerning how we got here. The Republican…