How Deval Patrick Is Misreading The Moment
At a time of deep and widespread anger about corporate influence, a former governor who left public service for a private equity firm is the putative savior of the Democratic Party? I think not, writes Eileen McNamara.
The GOP Wants To Use The Kavanaugh Playbook For Impeachment Hearings. Let’s Not Fall For It Again
Democrats have to find a way to elevate fact over affect, writes Steve Almond, to keep the focus on the president’s blatant abuses of power, not the GOP noise machine.
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'Just Ethel': What My Grandmother, Who Was Much More Than A Domestic Worker, Taught Me About Black Patriotism
In the face of discriminatory legislation, racist policies and exploitative practices, waving the American flag can feel dishonest. Other times, writes Kellie Carter Jackson, it can also feel like hope....