“If the religious right has a single lesson to offer the left, it’s that churches make excellent incubators for political movements.” – Don’t Bet On The Emergence Of A ‘Religious Left’
“The Democratic Party Establishment, now spinning desperately to cover their own strategic incompetence is blaming the white working class as “deplorable” racists. Progressives and leftists who echo this line are making the worst mistake possible.” – Listening to Trump
“Consider the working-class voters whom the Clintons or the Blairs exhorted to vote for them in the 1990s: they are probably worse off now than they were then. In effect the Clintons and Blairs surfed on their grievances and inequities, making themselves rich and leaving their voters in the dust. This hasn’t gone unnoticed, which is one reason the old politics is no longer working.” – LRB · R.W. Johnson · Trump: Some Numbers
“Generation Y slept and snotted our way through the Reagan years, woke up during the new American heyday of the Clinton presidency, and struck out on our own as the Empire struck back with the reign of Bush the Second.” – Fuck You, I’m Not A Millennial — Medium
“the tech giant secretly conducted a test in which they were able to allegedly increase voter turnout by 340,000 votes around the country on election day simply by showing users a photo of someone they knew saying “I voted”.” – You may hate Donald Trump. But do you want Facebook to rig the election against him?