The Sanders Revolution and Understanding How Presidental Elections in a Democracy Work

As the nomination process grinds to a close this month chatter on the left has increasingly trended towards discussions of consolidation or defection. On one side, you have experienced voices like Robert Reich calling for consolidation around whoever wins the nomination (which will likely be decided when California votes next week). This increasingly looks like […]

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“We Just Lost Our Country!!!”

If there is a more overused and inaccurate phrase in contemporary political discourse, I don’t know what it is. I do know that there is no surer sign that you are an ahistorical buffoon than uttering this phrase. As I wrote earlier this week, things have rarely been better in America. Because most Americans have […]

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Does #NeverTrump Become #ImWithHer?

The moment of truth has arrived for conservatives around this nation. Barring any absurd shenanigans at the convention, Donald Trump will be the GOP nominee for President of the United States of America. Let that sink in for a moment. The party of small government, fiscal conservatism, and evangelical Christianity has overwhelmingly chosen a man who […]

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