The Method to the Madness
American Progress (CAP)

And, instead of being the handmaidens of gargantuan financial institutions, CAP has to show up for actual working people. Instead of enchanting “progressives” with the glittering magic of tax credits, moderately reduced student loan interest rates, and healthcare subsidies that shrink your insurance burden to a mere 25% of your discretionary pay, maybe they can get behind single payer, or the tripling of Pell Grants, or a serious financial transaction tax.

Here’s a tip, Neera: those policies are not just practical — in that capitalist success in the U.S. is now an utter fantasy for the majority of the population — but they also make your candidates more charismatic.