Enough playing nice. Its time to pack the courts | Moira Donegan

Republicans have rigged the judiciary in favor of their agenda. But Democrats can take it back Anyone who still clung to the fiction that the federal judiciary is not a political entity should have been disillusioned watching Brett Kavanaughs performance at his confirmation hearing. Kavanaugh, who has been multiply and credibly accused of sexual assault, threw Dr Christine Blasey Ford. Unwilling to engage with the substance of her accusations, Kavanaugh gave a red-faced and spitting partisan rant, whining that his ascent to power had been delayed and smearing the Democrats whose agenda he is all but openly eager to defeat from the bench. Kavanaugh lashed out at his political enemies, decrying Democrats and saying that his appointment was being delayed …