An American flag above the White House flies at full-staff less than 48 hours after the death of Sen. John McCain, Monday, Aug. 27, 2018, in Washington.
Photo: AP Photo/Evan Vucci
Photo: AP Photo/Evan Vucci

McCain ‘will loom large historically,’ the left says

From New York Times: “Today’s Republican Party is the biggest threat to the country that McCain served and loved. He offered an alternative.”

2. John McCain and the last of human freedoms

From Washington Post: “He will loom large historically because he represented a way of doing politics that is in danger of being lost.”

3. John McCain leaves the stage when we need him most

From Washington Post: “His insistence on putting the nation’s interest above self-interest is needed at a time when his party has embraced an amoral, narcissistic demagogue.”

McCain was ‘not just a war hero,’ the right says

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