Democrats Won the Senate, Now It’s Time to Save Democracy
Democrats really did it. They flipped the Senate. Now the party has control of both chambers of Congress and the presidency for the first…
Better Messaging Won’t Solve Our Political Problems
It’s tempting to think that better messaging is the key to advancing good policy and getting big political wins.
This Will Never Work
You may have heard the new idea.
What If Trump Refuses to Give Up the Presidency?
Mass protests may be the only way to force him out.
If Donald Trump refuses to step down after being impeached and convicted, or losing an election, mass protests may be the only way to end his presidency.
What Democrats Can Learn From Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
Her communication style is worth emulating, not dismissing
There’s no shortage of criticism for Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s approaches to tweeting and activism. But her deep passion for change and morality is what the next generation is all about.
Presidential Candidates Should Approach the Campaign Trail Like Stand-Up Comics
Trump’s basically a heckler, and who’s good at shutting them down? Comedians.
Donald Trump’s showboat approach makes him great at trolling. Candidates who use wit in the same way stand-up comedians shutdown hecklers will have more success ensuring Trump is a one-termer.
A Field Guide to Bad Faith Arguments
Once you recognize these weak tactics in your mentions, you can easily outwit them
Political culture and especially that on social media, is rampant with bad faith arguments that obscure the true policy at the heart of a debate. But with the right tools, you can outwit them.
How to Interview a White Nationalist — Don’t
NPR is getting roasted for giving white nationalist Jason Kessler a platform to spout his hateful views for several minutes as part of a…
Why DC Should Give Young People the Right to Vote
DC’s city council is considering a bill that would lower the voting age in the city, including for local offices and presidential…
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