Hard as it is, stubborn as we are, vile though the other side may seem, we need to listen. And this government, though definitely not the one I wanted, belongs to all of us, and it is supposed to serve us all. And if we work very hard, we can make it do just that. But in order to do that, we have to try to understand people we disagree with.
From the Muslim ban, to the border wall, to having a white supremacist like Steve Bannon at the highest levels of power in this country, it’s on all of us to push back.
How do we move toward 2018 and, most important 2020, with a progressive agenda that can win state and national elections? I’ll make the case we redefine and reclaim what it means to be a “values voter.”