The Vanishing Moderate Democrat

Their positions are popular. So why are they going extinct?

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It Isn’t That Easy to Just Give People What They Want

Nor would that be totally advisable. 

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Does the Democratic Party Have a Future?

Democrats are staring down a decade of powerlessness, and some strategists think shutting up about racial injustice and immigration could save them.

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How Democrats Can Save Themselves

Liberals need to go beyond what polls well.  

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Bill Clinton, Race and the Politics of the 1990s

What does “popularism” look like in practice?

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