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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...

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Suppose Democrats win on “Medicare for All”: What happens then, and will it work?

Medicare for All has grow to be a core marketing campaign problem for Democratic candidates this yr. They only may win with it. The idea polls nicely. In line...

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I was wrong about the “blue wave”: It’s here. But where will it land and what does it mean?

Greater than a yr in the past — in Trump time, it seems like one other century — I wrote contemptuously that there can be no “blue wave” in 2018. I was wrong...

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Democrats can win on health care: But only if they explain why our whole system is broken

While the pundit class has been fretting over Democrats not having a message in the 2018, surprise! They’ve got one, as a recent New York Times Upshot article...

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Democrats have an ideology — government as a force for good. To win, they must embrace it

As Matt Grossmann and David Hopkins vividly underscore of their ebook “Asymmetric Politics: Ideological Republicans and Group Interest Democrats” (Salon...