I agree. Democratic values are American values. We reject the party of bigotry, hatred and corruption. As RFK said, "It is not enough to allow dissent, we must demand it, for there is much to dissent from."
Footnote: former AFL-CIO political director Michael Podhorzer, quoted in the article below, was my supervisor I 1978, when we worked as undergraduates for the Consumer Federation of America on a report for the Congressional Office of Technology Assessment on the effects of higher energy prices on poor ad working people.
From Washington Post: