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First wave of 2020 panic: Is Biden vs. Bernie really the best Democrats can do?

In case you thought the Democrats’ massive win in the midterms — a pickup of 40 Home seats, and counting — meant that the weirdness and bitterness of the 2016...

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Beware the “bipartisan” trap: Democrats should resist pointless “compromise”

With Democrats about to imagine management of the Home of Representatives, we’re being handled to a different spherical of wide-ranging requires...

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How did Larry Hogan, Maryland’s Republican governor, survive the blue wave?

The votes have been hardly in when the Washington Publish began explaining why Republican Gov. Larry Hogan gained re-election in deep blue Maryland. It was...

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Playing nice is not an option, Democrats: It never works. It’s time to stand up for something

Within the wake of the midterm elections, there’s super strain from all instructions for Democrats to play nice with Donald Trump and the Republicans...

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Reflections on a blue wave: How progressive activists drove a historic victory

What makes this midterm wave election totally different? With all of the caveats and confusion nonetheless hanging within the air after this week’s...

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Progressives, moderates and (most of all) pundits: Get over yourselves, already?

What if we had an election and no one gained? Or fairly, what if no one might agree about who gained? We entered a brand new part of the post-truth cycle this...

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South is rising: Andrew Gillum and Stacey Abrams are a new breed of Southern Democrat

After years of dropping shut elections with average candidates, Democratic voters within the South have dramatically modified course. This yr they’ve...

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Do Americans really hate “political correctness”? Another misguided attempt at balance falls flat

Author Yascha Mounk has a brand new story at the Atlantic with a title assured to seize consideration: “Americans Strongly Dislike PC Culture.”...

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Ralph Nader: Democrats are still weak and corrupt, “could blow it again”

Ralph Nader is aware of how you are feeling concerning the 2000 election and the presidency of George W. Bush, all these years later. He would really like you...