“It makes no sense that we would go back to the politics that produced Trump in the first place.”
No man is above the law and no man is below it: nor do we ask any man's permission when we ask him to obey it. Obedience to the law is demanded as a right; not asked as a favor.
Until we banish the Electoral College, elections will maximize the needless melodrama and, worst still, minimize the sovereignty of the people.
With enormous grassroots outreach that only they could credibly accomplish, progressive activists were a crucial part of the de facto united front to defeat Trump.
When demagoguery scorns simply counting votes, the range of disruption is inexhaustible – that’s where countries go to die.
Democrats will simply have to stop being the party of Wall Street and the arms industry and start passing legislation that actually benefits the people.
"Arizona, Iowa, Maine, and South Carolina could hardly be more different, but solid majorities of voters in each state support building a clean energy economy."
How to get the Democrats’ climate policy from “better than the Republicans” to “sufficient to save the planet.”
We have the ability to make this country ungovernable and if we use that power, we can make demands that cannot be ignored.