The following opinion piece was written by Leonard Pitts who is a columnist for the Miami Herald. It was first published May 10, 2015 in the Miami Herald and other newspapers where Pitts’ columns are syndicated. I read it today in the Birmingham News.
I believe that while the example Leonard used in this column is a bit far out, I don’t think that anyone can argue that a loathing of the federal government has become a featured characteristic of the far right wing of the Republican Party.
Here is the link to the column: Resistance to Government Now the Beating Heart of the GOP