Thank you so much for this run down of your thought processes and experiments! We share similar considerations and boundaries, so I thoroughly loved getting your clarity -without the work! YAY!
Subbed and looking forward to more!
It is a tragic blind spot people who do this have…I hope that understanding eventually comes — these camps take more from you than they can give in comfort and ease. It’s the Vegas version of Paris…My hope for them is one year doing that is enough and that the desire for a full experience over rides this choice in the future.
Here are a couple resources. if you see something report it.
They are still very active…right now they are all over mentions of Franken.
Use this to check to see how an individual account scores…
This is a great piece of work. I really have to make clear though that Louise Mensch is not on “the left” in any way. All opposition to Trump is not “left” and Mensch is not and never has been part of “the left.” What she is up to is up for debate but, she has never been and will never be “of the left.”
It comes from people who don’t understand coalition politics or being told that they too may have issues to resolve. People who believe that there is no such person as a gay male construction worker, a Black auto worker who ALSO fears his son will get pulled over by the police and shot some random night…These folks are it seems way too dismissive and…
So critical to understand this. The base — does not have a great deal of income over what we need to get by. As much as I love Bernie’s model — it in no way addresses how the Dems are getting slammed up and down the ticket from dog catcher on up.