Occasionally Standing up for Basic Humanity Does Not Make John McCain a Hero

I am always a little baffled when I read left leaning publications and individuals talking about what a hero and Maverick John McCain is for standing up to the growing white nationalist movement in our country. In his most recent “brave speech” he goes out of his way to not even mention the president, his current Republicans colleagues in congress, or his own personal  involvement in reigniting the “ash heap of history”.

a man wearing a suit and tie: Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) shakes hands with former vice president Joe Biden after receiving the Liberty Medal in Philadelphia on Monday.

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