Tag: 2020 presidential election
If the institutions of government are deemed illegitimate, preserving democracy may well be left to the people demanding justice.
“It is critical that every debate includes questions that ask the candidates what they would do to address climate change and environmental injustice.”
“We believe this issue is above partisan politics,” the senators wrote to the GOP Senate Majority Leader.
It’s never been a good idea to take voting for granted. That’s especially true this year, when the very foundations of our democracy are on the ballot.
On the one hand, this year’s election seems to have historically low levels of undecided voters. But offsetting this is tremendous uncertainty about turnout and whose votes will be cast and counted.
Finding the least bad way to escape being cornered for another four years is exactly how a discredited but unrepentant con artist makes his last public scam.
The entrenched system is heavily weighted -- always has been -- against the interests of working people, women, people of color, the poor and others deprived of power by structural inequities.