“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 common good, and how none of us is self made. The Democratic Party seems to have forgotten those values and written off those Americans.
In this commentary by Mike McCabe of BlueJean Nation, McCabe suggests why while the party may have forgotten the working class, he hasn’t written off the Democratic Party just yet. Rather, he says the party must become responsive to the needs of rural and working folks to become healthy and relevant again.