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How the party let down the workers who once depended on it.
Progressives in Richmond, California, trounced Chevron on Election Day, but the company remains a powerful local force.
How else can we explain voters who chose Mitch McConnell senators and Elizabeth Warren policies?
Voters in fourteen states faced new restrictions, and in several races, disenfranchised voters could have changed the outcome.
From blocking nominees to launching pointless investigations to deregulating everything, the new Senate is poised to wreak havoc.
The trouble started when the party abandoned its working-class base.
Opposing bad policy and bad compromises isn’t enough. We need new thinking and new approaches.
Escalation is now a structural fact embedded in the war in the Middle East and the Ebola crisis here at home.