Should Puerto Rico Become A New State?

Activists are ready. But Democratic leaders are not.

In addition to battling Donald Trump, current Democratic candidates have been floating all sorts of plans to solve the nation’s ills. Many of these plans are traditional policies that use tax dollars and regulations to improve health care, poverty, or the environment. But some candidates have also proposed…



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Eric Medlin

I’m a writer interested in the intersections of history, ideas, and politics. I publish every week.