My trajectory from teenage progressive to democratic socialist.
Democrats are unwilling to match their language of urgency with a strategy even remotely proportional to it.
The Prop 22 episode reveals the tectonic shift undergone by American liberalism—and the Democratic Party—since the 1980s.
For the left to be effective in a post-Trump Washington, it must avoid the culture of deference that set in after Obama’s victory.
Elite politicians invoke the rhetoric of national emergency only to behave like hapless passengers trapped aboard a sinking ship.