Comment The Democrats’ Progressive Turn
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Bill Fletcher Jr. asks if and how Bernie Sanders should run for President
Wendy Davis and the Battle for Texas Mary Tuma
A great story, an appeal to new voters, and plain Texas grit propel the underdog in the governor’s race.
Walker’s Mine Imperils Wisconsin Rebecca Kemble
A battle up north has global implications.
Joyce Carol Oates Ed Rampell
The novelist asks: “Why would so many Americans vote Republican?”
Poem C. E. Monroe Klopp
Kate Clinton finds trouble in Footballistan.
Dave Zirin glimpses Brazil’s complexities.
Books Ian Murphy reviews Unintimidated, by Scott Walker, with Marc Thiessen.
Jim Hightower sips a foul-tasting campaign by Coca-Cola.