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The Democratic Strategist

Political Strategy for a Permanent Democratic Majority

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The GOP has developed a standardized strategy for manufacturing bogus Democratic “scandals.”

The GOP has developed a standardized strategy for manufacturing bogus Democratic “scandals.”


Donald Trump is blowing the GOP’s 40 year old electoral coalition completely out of the water.

Donald Trump is blowing the GOP’s 40 year old electoral coalition completely out of the water.


There are two profoundly different political perspectives within the Black Lives Matter coalition.

There are two profoundly different political perspectives within the Black Lives Matter coalition.


How to win white working class votes without alienating the Obama coalition.

How to win white working class votes without alienating the Obama coalition.


Creeping Quagmire” — the GOP Neo-Con’s alternative military strategy for Iraq

Creeping Quagmire” — the GOP Neo-Con’s alternative military strategy for Iraq


Democrats Need to Debate Issues

In the coming months the Democratic coalition must honestly and passionately debate the real disagreements that exist over issues.


The 2014 election produced the most serious discussion about Democrats and the white working class in many years. What Democrats need to do now is to carefully review that debate, identify disagreements about facts and then seek the data to resolve them.

The 2014 election produced the most serious discussion about Democrats and the white working class in many years. What Democrats need to do now is to carefully review that debate, identify disagreements about facts and then seek the data to resolve them.