When Political Parties Lose Control, Welcome to Crisis

Ideas and Issues

https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/CN11242019.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple PodcastsNew Orleans   Big ideas and popular demands move political parties, pro or con.  Politicians have to put their fingers in the air and see how the wind is blowing, especially if they lack core principles and convictions.  How do they navigate the cultural issues of guns, gays, …

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To Host a Bigger Crowd of Our People, We May Need a Better Party

DC Politics National Politics

New Orleans   There were moments in the 2016 presidential race when observers thought that the candidates for President from the Libertarian and Green Parties could experience significant gains, perhaps even be spoilers. As both major parties presented candidates disappointing to many voters and when Bernie Sanders, a Democrat-Socialist, had inspired such fervor, many felt, there …

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