Identity as a Mask for Convention

Do you remember your first? Your first kiss? Your first date? Your first — love? What makes a “first” so unforgettable — so unique — is its novelty, its significance as an experience that stands in stark contrast to whatever preceded it. Kamala Harris, born of a Jamaican father and…

Don’t Let Them Makes Fools of Us

Do you remember how Democrats reacted to Donald Trump’s performance among female voters in the 2016 general election? But I just don’t understand…how could a woman vote for a man like Trump?!? Utter disbelief would sum it up quite succinctly.

Notwithstanding Trump’s infamous Hollywood Access Tape, where he made his…

Success Divorced From the Working Class

It is by no means controversial to suggest that the Democratic Party faithful hold former presidents Bill Clinton and Barack Obama in high regard. Both presided over periods of sustained economic growth, and their presidencies ended with the stock market reaching all-time highs. …

It Was Never Meant To Be

Woeful incompetence and flagrant disregard are the most apt descriptions for the federal government’s response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, which has circled the globe in less than three months and is now officially classified as a pandemic. …

Than Win the Presidency with Bernie

Former Vice President and 2020 Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden, after more than three decades of losing in Democratic presidential primaries, finally won big with his resounding victories in South Carolina and the Super Tuesday states. In the days immediately following his success in…

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