One of the remarkable features of the Trump era is how deeply and broadly it exposes the corruption of the professional classes in this country. It’s not like that corruption wasn’t already on display. I have previously written about how the details of the 1MDB scandal implicates the cream of the financial, legal, and accounting professions in abetting perhaps the greatest fraud in financial history.

Certainly, there are plenty of lawyers who have abetted the corruption in the Trump administration and Trump’s attacks on our democracy. Clearly, both Barr and Rosenstein are clearly complicit…