Why do Democrats want us to think the parties switched places?

Democrats fought to keep slavery. Democrats started the KKK. Democrats established segregation and Jim Crow laws. Now they want to escape from their shameful past by pretending Republicans did those things. Is that why they want us to believe the parties switched places, even though DemoKKKrats like... show more Democrats fought to keep slavery.

Democrats started the KKK.

Democrats established segregation and Jim Crow laws.

Now they want to escape from their shameful past by pretending Republicans did those things.

Is that why they want us to believe the parties switched places, even though DemoKKKrats like Robert "KKK Kleagle" Byrd was a leading Democrat until the day he died in 2010?
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