Mike McCabe says the media coverage of political races are unbearably exacerbating. In this week’s Democracy Checkup, McCabe explains why citizens are craving new politics and better journalism when it comes to elections.
Water is becoming the new oil, according to Blue Jean Nation’s Mike McCabe. In this commentary McCabe warns us about the need to protect Wisconsin’s water and the special interests he sees threatening our lakes, rivers, and streams.
It’s no secret people are frustrated with our two major political parties. In this commentary, Mike McCabe of BlueJean Nation discusses why the parties need to change their ways to realign with where the country is going, and not where we’ve been.
Is Wisconsin is in the midst of an identity crisis? Mike McCabe of BlueJean Nation thinks so. When asked about their core values, conservative values seem to be at odds with the current administration, while liberals can’t seem to articulate their values at all. What gives? In this commentary, McCabe lists his own beliefs and […]
In this commentary, Mike McCabe of BlueJean Nation argues why our First Amendment, forty five words that gives us the freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly, and the right to petition our government, are in danger. Between the rise of “fake news,” statements by the Trump administration, Supreme Court decisions, and the actions of GOP […]
In this commentary, Mike McCabe of BlueJean Nation talks party platforms. What’s the purpose? McCabe states party platforms are only relevant to a few thousand delegates for one week a year during the party convention. The excessively verbose documents, he says, are really scaffolds, not platforms.