Paul Atkinson, original guitarist for The Zombies and later a big A&R executive, was born on this day in 1946. Here are the Zombies, one of the more innovative of British Invasion bands, performing their first big hit, “She’s Not There,” in 1965.
Ed Kilgore, a Monthly contributing editor, is a columnist for the Daily Intelligencer, New York magazine’s politics blog, and the managing editor for the Democratic Strategist.
iStockTo Win in Rural Areas, Democrats Need to Tackle Market ConsolidationThe party is losing those voters by not going after agricultural monopolies.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/gageskidmore/43424055960/Julian Castro Reminds Voters of the Democratic Position on ImmigrationThe compromise position is border security and a pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrants.