We’re Heading For A ‘Zero Hour’ Political Revolution

Democratic backsliding and self-perpetuating partisanship mean that America is heading for disaster — but that will come with a useful chance to reset.


You’d be forgiven right now for thinking that there is now permanent and irreparable damage to the political system —…

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