politics

Sometimes, Too Much Is…Too Much

Progressives have a proposal for everything. But as we Australian Laborites learned this year, that can open you up to attack.

By Wayne Swan

The Eternal Power Elite

Today’s right no longer just wants to win power. It wants to change the rules and keep it.

By Alan Wolfe

Dixie Is (Still) Done

The author revisits his 2006 argument that the Democrats should forget the South—and finds that the non-Southern strategy still holds.

By Tom Schaller

No, Republicans, It's Not a Plot

Despite assertions otherwise, ranked choice voting wouldn't benefit one party over another. But it would benefit democracy.

By David Daley

Getting Real About the Green New Deal

Yes, we need to move urgently. But we’ve learned a lot about how to do that since the 1930s.

By Jason Bordoff