July 14, 2011
From yesterday’s New York Times, a front-page headline and its sub-headline:
Assassination in Afghanistan Creates a VoidKarzai’s Half-Brother Was Divisive Force
So now they have to come up with another divisive force?
The Post gives defenders their say, and they don't say much.
In California last week, the AFL-CIO endorsed Kevin de León over Dianne Feinstein. In New York, progressive unions fled their own Working Families Party at Andrew Cuomo’s command.
The white-collar rising of 2018 reflects millennial militancy, the death of the Norquist pledge, and one more issue on which Democrats need to move left.
Harold Meyerson is the executive editor of The American Prospect. His email is email@example.com.