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Democrats Are Getting Ever So Slowly Nudged to the Left

New York's big primary night shows how progressives are gaining ground even when they're not winning the big races.
John Surico
9.14.18
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The Juiciest Parts of Obama's Big Anti-Trump Speech

The former president offered a theory about how the country got where it was, and reminded us this wasn't Coachella.
Eve Peyser
9.7.18
Views My Own

All the Good Democrats Can Do If They Stop Voting for Old White People

The party's establishment looks clueless and doomed. That might not be a bad thing.
Matt Taylor
9.5.18
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Time Is Running Out, So Why Aren't Democrats Yelling About Climate Change?

The party has shifted to the left and is proposing bold new solutions on a range of issues—but its leading figures aren't talking much about the most existential threat to our future.
Zeeshan Aleem
8.29.18
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The Chapo Trap House Guys Think the Problem Isn't Russia, It's Republicans

The podcast hosts have a new book, and they don't have many nice things to say about Democrats either.
Justin Caffier
8.17.18
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A Guide to the Democrats Who Won't Be President

Michael Avenatti? Hillary Clinton? James Comey? Nope!
Eve Peyser
8.16.18
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Bernie's 'Medicare for All' Might Cost $32.6 Trillion and That's Fine

An analysis that emphasized the hefty price tag also revealed how it would cut healthcare costs while providing insurance to millions.
Harry Cheadle
7.30.18
Q&A

This Liberal Is Trying to Unseat a 'Tepid' Democrat from the Senate

Kevin de León is challenging Dianne Feinstein in California, saying she isn't doing enough to resist Trump.
Rick Paulas
7.25.18
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Obama Nostalgia Can't Save Democrats from Trump

Joe Biden and Eric Holder are both looming over the 2020 race, but should they be?
Matt Taylor
7.24.18
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Leftists Explain Why They Love Cynthia Nixon

"It's refreshing to be pandered to."
Eve Peyser
7.18.18
politics

The Democrats' 2018 Slogan Is... Better Than I Thought It Would Be?

House candidates will officially be "For the People." Good job!
Eve Peyser
7.18.18
Views My Own

Owning People Online Really Is the Left's Path to Victory

Progressive candidates need to meet their people where they live: on the web.
K.T. Nelson
7.18.18