Thursday, September 24, 2020

Tag: 2020 election

A good news storyline: Trump repudiated, Biden steady but insufficient. Enter...

Biden is no FDR. To expect systemic reform from Biden is naive but to envision him as a stepping stone is good progressive strategy.

Trump’s 2020 election strategy in 25 steps

Memo to America: Beware Trump’s playbook. Spread the truth. Stay vigilant. Fight for our democracy.

Which are the 2020 key states?

After looking over the electoral college results from 2016 and the past, I think that there are about 6 key states coming up in 2020.

Vote by mail: Head of Postal Union says mailed ballots are...

“We’re talking now about basic access to the ballot box. The Post Office is the most trusted federal agency.”

Can the US pull off a November election? Journalists play a...

While it’s important to dispel myths around the ability of the president to simply cancel elections, it’s just as important to warn of the very real dangers to the 2020 election.

What’s Bernie’s next move? A coalition with Biden?

But with the coronavirus plague sweeping the country, Biden and Bernie should take the time to negotiate a coalition platform and even write the new laws on which they can both agree.

What the coronavirus emergency has to do with Biden vs. Sanders

A pair of campaign documents released this week by each candidate convey big differences in approach to the current unprecedented crisis.

DNC in disarray while the Sanders campaign gains momentum

The glaring subtext of all this is the now-frantic effort to find some candidate who can prevent Sanders from becoming the party’s nominee at the national convention in July.

The creation myth of the Buttigieg campaign

Pete Buttigieg has remained silent about what made the ascent of his campaign possible.

Presidential primaries: What you need to know

Here’s a quick primer on the upcoming primaries, containing the most important things you need to know based on the most frequently asked questions.

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6 crucial races that will flip the Senate

Every school board member, state representative, and congressperson you elect can be pushed to enact policies that benefit the people, not just corporate donors.
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Utah police release body cam video of officer shooting unarmed 13-year-old boy

The district attorney’s office is continuing to review the shooting and determine whether the officer was legally justified in firing his weapon at Cameron.

Will Michele Flournoy be the angel of death for the American empire?

Picking Michelle Flournoy to lead the Pentagon would be a tragic indication that Biden is truly hell-bent on squandering America’s future.

Morgan Stanley announces new climate commitment, first American bank to set target

The financial institute is the first major American bank to commit to "providing financing, expertise and thought leadership to support the transition to a low-carbon world."

War zone America?

Military families — most so much more than mine — have already suffered for far too long without watching our own country become a new war zone.