This is politics in plain English for normal people and the common good.
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The Biden administration got the memo.
Turn the conventional wisdom on its head.
It drove the issues. It dictated access to the ballot.
Enough high-fiving and fist-bumping.
It has shifted leftward its center of gravity.
The press corps treats democratic politics as abnormal. That’s what happens when democratic politics threatens the status quo.
Cults end when the leader dies.
Like 1982, 2022 may be the hard open of a new political order.
Prepare to endure reasonsreasonsreasons.
Let’s stop talking as if there were a singular national democracy – as if there were a singular national America – in these United States.