November 16, 2019

Lawyers, Guns and Money: How overattention to elections undermines long-term organizing.

The Debate Link: Assorted thoughts on the Sanders antisemitism essay.

Rewire: Democrats are about to lose the federal courts for a lifetime.

Right Wing Watch: Ralph Reed – Christians deserve persecution if they fail to reelect Trump in 2020.

Jen Sorensen: Time made fools of you all.

This installment by Batocchio. E-mail tips to mbru AT crooksandliars DOT com.

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