The Republican defense of what's going on with changes in voter laws in North Carolina, Texas, and several other states follows a familiar pattern.
This isn't Jim Crow. Jim Crow (properly understood) is justified, and, anyhow, this is a much milder version of Jim Crow than the original. I didn't steal the pig. It was my pig; and, anyhow, it wasn't very big.
As Freud noted long ago, the law of non contradiction has no force in the realms of the Id; and about that, at least, he was right.