So did the good guys win? Not exactly.
Don’t bother asking how it starts. Our Second Civil War has already begun.
We’re often told that Republicans’ tolerance for horrifying politics is justified by their interest in babies. Everyone, including your remaining Republican friends, should understand this lie before we run out of time.
This was always going to be a very difficult election for Democrats, but that’s no excuse to quit.
What I hate most about the past half decade is what we learned about each other.
Our modern Confederates are determined to secede from any concept of public life, demolishing all of the infrastructure on which health care, education and civic cooperation are built.
Lots of things can happen in a year, but Democrats couldn’t have asked for a better position to be in at this point. What can you do to help?
In the end, we can help cement into place a new unifying mythology by making villains of those who fought for the old.