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Crafting A Deplorable Message

Yesterday, I wrote about how Progressives might need to somehow appeal to at least some of the voters who currently support Trump. I need to add something to that. Specifically, I am now struck by the fact that the Progressive Left has done many things well, but explaining its advantages to the Deplorables who support…

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The Guard Is In Chains

Today I saw another article decrying identity politics. I’ll confess, I run hot and cold on this. As a good 1960s hold-over, I have the tendency to privilege identity politics…whether based on race, class, gender, or what have you. Yet, I will also admit to feeling some concern about it. As a weapon it is,…

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Deplorables Threaten Violence (again)

Sometimes you just need a little reminder of how awful they really are. Trump supporters, I mean. The Deplorables… And for today’s little aide-mémoire, consider this story from Salon (though originally on Alternet): Billboard in Maryland warns liberals to “get your guns” if Trump is impeached. Yes, it seems that some charming fellow in Calvert…

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Why They Hate Him

In which Michael Jay Tucker speculates on the real reason that Drumpf and his supporters hate President Obama…    

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