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Liberals & Democrats

identity politics.

If you’re a Republican, the polls must be making you nervous. And I’m not talking about the generic congressional ballot or the president’s job approval...
Alexandria Ocasio-cortez

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the Democratic Party’s newest rock star, appears to believe that the negative attention she has received from people on the right is a...
anthony kennedy

There was palpable exasperation among political observers following the publication of the latest NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll. Despite all the criticism that conservative opinion-makers...
DNC

Over the weekend, the Democratic National Committee voted in favor of refusing all future donations from fossil-fuel companies. They’re so proud of the decision that...
Ruth Bader Ginsburg

To understand the liberal worldview, the contrived campaign to make Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg into some kind of a folk hero is a...
donald trump

Democrats in the Trump era are successfully avoiding the traps into which the GOP fell in the first years of the Obama administration. At least,...
Better Deal

When Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer unveiled his party’s new pitch in the summer of 2017, he made certain to assure voters that “is not...
gun control

When gun-control activists say that we are in the midst of a sea change, they’re not wrong. Hundreds of thousands of concerned citizens have taken...
ADL

During the primaries, Donald Trump’s appeal could be summed up in two words: “He fights.” The assumption embedded in this assertion was that the rest...
Keith Ellison

My former colleagues at The Wall Street Journal recently unearthed what should be a major political scandal. It involves an anti-American government, a prominent member of Congress,...
pod save america

On the eve of an ill-fated government shutdown in 2013, New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof published a column that captured the sentiments of liberal...
tax code reform

The Democrats seem to have three and only three principles when it comes to tax policy. 1) Oppose any and all Republican tax proposals. 2) Insist that...