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Global Progress: New Ideas for the Future of the Global Progressive Movement
A new generation of progressive leadership is emerging in Europe and North America that is rising to the challenge of inclusive prosperity, climate change, and need for institutional reform. ...
Moving Forward Together
Wherever people are practicing inclusive politics, inclusive economics, and inclusive social policies, good things are happening. ...
The Promise of Progress
An agenda for shared prosperity, diversity, and innovation can help progressives deliver on the promise of progress. ...
Global Challenges, Progressive Solutions
The global progressive movement has been behind almost every social advance of the past decade. In the 21st century, it is needed more than ever. ...
The Lonely Life of a Progressive
The challenges facing today's progressives are larger than ever, but it is still a great time to be a social democrat. ...
Third Way, Again
The Third Way agenda of the late 1990s showed that economic growth and social justice could be mutually reinforcing. ...
Writing the Future of Germany: Progressive Politics in Turbulent Times
Investing in the economy of the future and securing the integrity of government are essential to ensuring the vitality and growth of the middle class. ...
Values and Facts Are on Our Side!
Facts and values are on the side of progressives. A modern social democratic agenda is now the only one able to deliver an inclusive society. ...

The Nation.
Why Bernie Didn't Get My Vote
Katha Pollitt

It's not his focus on the economy--it's that he doesn't seem to understand that the economy is structured by gender and race.

How to Destroy the Republican Party, in 3 Easy Steps
Thomas Geoghegan
With a few common-sense reforms, Democrats can finish the job Donald Trump has already started.
Here's Why We Can't Rely on Shareholders to Fix CEO Pay
Sarah Anderson
BlackRock, the top money manager in the world, claims to want to link performance with executive compensation. But its actions tell a different story.
This Is What Happens When Republican Voters Get What They Want
Joan Walsh
It's Donald Trump's party now.
Is War With Russia Possible?
Stephen F. Cohen
The US is undermining opportunities for cooperation in Syria and Ukraine while escalating NATO's military presence near Russia.
Just Because Big Coal Is Collapsing Doesn't Mean Appalachia Has to Follow
Michelle Chen
Is an environmentally sustainable economic transition possible?
Indiana Tells Bernie Sanders to Stay in the Race, and Keep Talking About Trade
John Nichols
The challenger wins a key primary by declaring that "we must rewrite our disastrous trade policies."
100 Years After the Rising, Sinn Féin Fights a New Foe: Austerity
Laura Flanders
A new generation sees hope in the party.
The Roots of American Conservatism
Kim Phillips-Fein
Why do the politics of free markets and cultural reaction keep returning like some Republican Freddy Krueger?
'Weiner': If they Cheer, or if They Jeer
Stuart Klawans

Campaign for America's Future

The Democratic Strategist
Silver: Trump's Working-Class Support Overstated
Nate Silver offers some interesting data and analysis of Donald Trump' "base" in his latest post, "The Mythology Of Trump's 'Working Class' Support: His voters are better off economically compared with most Americans," at FiveThirtyEight.com. An excerpt:

...The definition ...
Democratic Brand Needs Focus
NPR political blogger Danielle Kurtzleben has a post up which will make Democrats wince and and Republicans cringe: "Democrats' Brand Is Bad, But Republicans' Is Way Worse."

Kurtzleben explains that the Democratic Party's "net favorability rating has fallen off ...
Political Strategy Notes
If you are concerned about voter suppression in the upcomming election, consider joining "Video the Vote," a national coalition of citizens who are committed to using their cell phone video camera widget to make sure abuses of voting ...
"Tea Party of the Left" a Bad Idea
As someone semi-obsessed with the need to find ways to mobilize Democratic-leaning voters--especially young people--to participate in midterm elections, I was initially enthused about an initiative launched by former Bernie Sanders organizers focused on 2018. But then I ...
How Sanders Message Can Help Dems Win
Yamiche Alcindor's New York Times article, "Bernie Sanders, Shifting Tone, Takes On Democratic Party" signals a new stage in the Vermont senator's campaign. No one should expect Sanders to fold his campaign anytime soon, and he already has ...
Political Strategy Notes
At the Washington Post Abby Phillip and Sean Sullivan report on Democatic preparations for November in three key swing states: "In Virginia, Ohio and Florida -- the three biggest swing states in the last election -- the Clinton ...
When Hillary Meets Bernie in Philadelphia
Like most political analysts, I've felt for a good while--certainly since her big win in New York last week--that Hillary Clinton had the Democratic presidential race well in hand, and is increasingly the prohibitive favorite. From a Democratic Party ...
Marshall: Overlooked Poll Merits Attention
In his Talking Points Memo post, "The Most Important Poll You Didn't See," Josh Marshall calls attention to an interesting poll that has been underreported by the usual suspects. Marshall reports that."the Harvard Institute of Politics just released ...

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