MY CHEQUERED PAST
My Chequered Past
I'm waiting out the virus here at my in-laws’ house. I was poking around in the attic the other day and found this: my first voter registration card. I remember voting for Jimmy Carter that fall. I do NOT remember doing so as a Republican...
Get the Party Started:
Slate: How Progressives Can Get Behind Joe Biden Without Losing Their Credibility by Christina Cauterucci
A resigned acceptance of Biden won’t help turnout or organizing efforts. He may not be leading his party into a bold, radically equitable future, but we can prod him there.
Team Trump Rises to the Challenge:
Vanity Fair: West Wing Xenophobe Stephen Miller Gunning to Make Trump’s Temporary Immigration Curb “Long-Term” by Bess Levin
The temporary order to suspend immigration is part of Miller's larger strategy to make the restrictions permanent.
New York Times: McConnell to Every State: Drop Dead by Paul Krugman
America’s de facto policy will be one of bailing out giant restaurant chains while firing schoolteachers and police officers.
Politico: USDA let millions of pounds of food rot while food-bank demand soared by Helena Bottemiller Evich
Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue has yet to respond to a March letter from growers' groups. The scale of produce waste is staggering.
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