Center For American Progress President Neera Tanden speaks at a meeting of the Democratic Party Platform Committee.
05 Sep 2017

Former Clinton Aide Disingenuously Presents Herself As Bold ‘Fight For $15’ Advocate

Clinton Democrats like Neera Tanden may want to lead the call for $15 minimum wage, but if they can’t reckon with their past opposition, they’re flawed messengers.

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Senator Chuck Schumer. Photo by Edward Kimmel on Flickr.
24 Jul 2017

Democrats’ ‘Better Deal’ Platform Isn’t Anything Working People Haven’t Been Sold Already

Democrats have “A Better Deal” for citizens that they plan to unveil, but it sounds like more of the same corporate politics.

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Caricature of the Democratic Party donkey. Photo by DonkeyHotey on Flickr.
28 Jun 2017

When Democrats Use Muslims As Election Props—And Lose

A 19 year-old medical student and grassroots organizer’s account of Jon Ossoff’s campaign stop at an Islamic community center exemplifies why Democrats lose.

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Photo by Thomas Cizauskas on Flickr.
21 Jun 2017

What If Jon Ossoff Campaigned On Message For Medicare For All?

Democrats prioritized flipping a Republican seat in Georgia, but they lost. They need to take responsibility for Jon Ossoff’s failure to win.

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19 Jan 2017

Clinton Democrats In No Position To Call Themselves ‘The Resistance’

While Democrats marinated in the unverifiable news of President-elect Donald Trump’s “golden shower” dossier, Senators Amy Klobuchar and Bernie Sanders put forward an amendment, which called for the establishment of a “deficit-neutral reserve fund” to “lower prescription drug prices for Americans by importing drugs from Canada. It was rejected, 52

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President Barack Obama convenes a meeting in the Situation Room to discuss the latest on the San Bernardino, Calif., shootings, Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015. Photo by the White House on Flickr.
14 Nov 2016

The Complicity Of Obama, Democrats Set Stage For Dangerous Trump Presidency

President Barack Obama expanded and institutionalized several powers, especially related to national security, which will make it easier for Trump to impose his authority.

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Jill Stein speaking at the Green Party Presidential Candidate Town Hall hosted by the Green Party of Arizona at the Mesa Public Library in Mesa, Arizona. Photo by Gage Skidmore on Flickr.
13 Nov 2016

Interview: Green Party Presidential Candidate Jill Stein On Clinton’s Loss To Trump

When the liberal class heard news media report Donald Trump won the Electoral College vote, numerous people experienced meltdowns that involved blaming anyone and everyone but Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign. In particular, Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein was one of the targets, even though the math did not point

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Donald Trump. Photo by Gage Skidmore.
09 Nov 2016

The Left Must Mobilize In The Face Of A Trump Victory

Mourn the election of Donald Trump if you must, but come hell or high water, we must mobilize.

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Donald Trump. Photo by Gage Skidmore.
09 Nov 2016

The Hubris of Democratic Elites, Clinton Campaign Gave Us President Trump

Democrats and the Clinton campaign wanted to run against Trump but ignored warning signs that Election Day could be a disaster.

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Green Party Presidential Candidate Jill Stein speaks to a crowd at the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Photo by Dave Rosenblum
04 Aug 2016

Liberals Grow Hysterical Toward Those Who Plan To Break From Democratic Party

Every four years, left-leaning pundits loyal to Democrats panic over third-party candidates. That moment is upon us.

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