Republicans must take responsibility

It’s been beyond fascinating to observe the Republican response since Trump partisans staged a violent coup attempt on the US Capitol on January 6, 2021.

The GOP seems to think we need to move on, with no acknowledgment of their own role in encouraging these extremists.

Take for example our own first lady, whose clumsy statement includes the names of deceased insurrectionists in the same paragraph with the brave people who lost their lives protecting democracy. Even given the events of the last four years, it is honestly astonishing to…