March 1, 2020 Joe Biden roared to a stampeding 28-point victory in the South Carolina Democratic primary on Saturday night, igniting a presidential campaign that had been on life support with three poor or distant finishes (Iowa, New Hampshire and Nevada). The conventional wisdom, in the corporate news media pundit class and among Biden staffContinue reading “Biden breaks his duck”
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A victory for democracy
Yesterday a Wisconsin appeals court reversed a ruling that allowed for the state to purge at least 209,000 people from the Wisconsin voter rolls. This wasn’t so much a victory for Democrats as it was a victory for democracy itself. Sad that the Associated Press framed it as a victory for Democrats because it goesContinue reading “A victory for democracy”
Don’t Delay! Vote Today!
The time to vote is right now. Super Tuesday is around the corner. And as Black History Month in the U.S. winds down (every day is Black History Day in America and globally) the House of Representatives passed the Emmett Till Anti-Lynching Act this week, 410-4. The South Carolina primary is tomorrow. And it will likelyContinue reading “Don’t Delay! Vote Today!”