Like any tool, civil rights law and be used for good or ill. Parts of the left are committed to wielding it as a sword; conservative should be prepared, as Kemi Badenoch said of the UK’s Equality Act, to use it as a shield.
The mainstream reaction to the idea of her comeback is incredulity. But she could easily become the Democrats’ best hope.
It is hard to see a Democrat who opposes the legislation courting the Left of the party and winning the Presidential nomination.
Hopefuls should remember that what plays well in the primaries may be un-deliverable from the White House.