The times may call for New Deal-sized policies, but pragmatism will still determine whether or not things pass.
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Here are the two words you need to understand the former president: community organizer.
He said that the biggest threat we face is not Donald Trump, but indifference and cynicism.
‘We are the ones we’ve been waiting for.’
It’s never too early for a leader who is able to ask the tough questions at a defining moment.
Here’s what I learned about the former president from observing him for almost a decade.
Trump plans to talk about the importance of apprenticeship programs. Obama actually did something about it.
She can debate with the best of them.
When President Obama invited the congressional Republicans to Blair House to discuss his comprehensive health care reform bill on February 25th, 2010, he had a variety of motives. Despite passing the Affordable Care Act through the House on November 7th, and through the Senate on Christmas Eve, the bill had not gone through the conference… Read more »
Oftentimes when Republicans want to paint Barack Obama or Hillary Clinton as a kind of threatening “other” in America, they link these two politicians to the person many consider to be the father of community organizing, Saul Alinsky. That is because Clinton wrote her honors thesis at Wellesley College on his work and Obama’s first… Read more »