For Midterms, Democrats Need To Find The Anger Vein

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Charles Ellison has had enough of the “dissatisfaction poll”. He wants to see results of an “anger poll”.

The Social Impact of #UniteBlue


Want to harness and leverage the power of social media to organize around key political issues? Unite Blue seems to have a few things to teach.

An Open Letter To The DCCC


The depressing emails have got to stop.

How To Undermine Your Party’s Most Convincing Argument In Two Easy Steps


Congressman Alan Grayson and how to blow a hole through the party line.

The End Of The Grand Bargain


The era of trying to strike a bipartisan grand bargain over entitlements, taxes, and the deficit appears to be over.

The Coming Democratic Battle Over Education Reform


Forget financial regulations or the NSA, the biggest division in the Democratic Party in the future will probably be over education reform.

What Is Hillary Running On Anyway?


It remains to be seen what issues Hillary Clinton’s campaign will stress on the road to 2016.

Voting for Men


Paul Pierle is waiting for a return to a more progressive path, for politics and for men.

Hillary’s Big Win


Don’t look now but the Hillary 2016 campaign is picking up major steam.

The End Of Obamacare Repeal


Very quietly, Republican politicians are giving up on their dream of repealing the President’s health care law.

Will 2014 Be The Year Of The Minimum Wage?


All signs point to the minimum wage being a major issue in 2014.

It’s About Healthcare, Not Health Insurance

Health Care for All

Healthcare is a human must. A sustainable high-quality health care system is the mark of a great society.

What Could Be More Christian Than Cutting Off Food Stamps?


N.C. Harrison takes issue with former Cincinnati mayor Ken Blackwell’s claims of a scriptural basis for cutting off food stamp assistance.

Head-to-Head: Obamacare Vs. Affordable Care Act


When Obamacare and the Affordable Care Act go toe-to-toe.

“Tea Party” Pollutes Body Politic


What’s in a name? When it comes to the “Tea Party,” a distortion of history.

When a Good Woman Goes to War

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Men in the Texas State Senate are incensed that a woman would dare disrupt their boys’ club. Old-School chauvinism is on display again.