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 […]
What Ever Happened to the Party of the People? A Conversation with Tho...
Allen Ruff interviews journalist and political commentator Thomas Frank , author of the recent “Listen, Liberal or, What Ever Happened to the Party of the People.” The book gives a historical look […]
Stop Insulting Voters
Never insult voters; that should be the first rule of politics. Hillary Clinton broke that rule by calling Trump supporters “deplorables” and “irredeemable.” She may have lost the election at […]
Why I Haven’t Given Up on the Democratic Party
“If my accomplishments ever stand out it’s because I’m standing on the shoulders of others.” Growing up in what is now “red America,” Mike McCabe learned the importance of the […]
The Future of the Democratic Party
In this commentary, Blue Jean Nation’s Mike McCabe discusses the state of the Democratic Party in the aftermath of Donald Trump’s shocking election. What does the party need to change? […]
What comes next?
What comes next? Carousel Bayrd is joined by Emerge Wisconsin Executive Director Erin Forest and Democratic Party of Dane County Chair Michael Basford for a conversation about last week’s election.