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The Definition Of Freedom

The Definition Of Freedom

Progressives don’t talk about freedom nearly enough, even though it is the cornerstone of what we want in society. For too long, we have let conservatives go on and on about it without saying very much on the subject ourselves. That needs to change.
The Next Big Economic Issue The Republicans Are About To Screw Up

The Next Big Economic Issue The Republicans Are About To Screw Up

It is important to celebrate victories, but we can’t sit back and enjoy ourselves very long. We are fighting a thousand-front war, with the Trump administration trying to hack away at our most important rights, liberties, and hopes. And on the big economic issues, prepare for more war.
The False Debate About The Future Of The Democratic Party: Time To End Either/Or Politics

The False Debate About The Future Of The Democratic Party: Time To End Either/Or Politics

When a political party loses a big election (especially an election they clearly should have won), and finds itself out of power at every level of government, a debate needs to be had about the future of that party. The Democratic party is having such a debate, but when the frame of the debate is as twisted up as it currently is, we aren’t going to make much headway in terms of finding the best answers.