Chuck Grassley

Zurawik: Frontline goes into the shadows to show how Supreme Court moved so far to the right

Zurawik: Frontline goes into the shadows to show how Supreme Court moved so far to the right

If the Supreme Court is our last best hope to stop Donald Trump’s march toward an imperial presidency, Frontline has some bad news: After more than three decades of plotting and packing by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and others, the court has become solidly right-wing and openly politicized to an extent previously unseen.

That’s one of my core takeaways from “Supreme Revenge,” which premieres at 10 p.m. Tuesday on PBS, another stellar work of journalism and non-fiction storytelling from the best documentary series on television. This one is directed by Michael Kirk, who did “Trump’s Takeover” and “Divided States of America” for the series.

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