Michael Kieschnick

Michael Kieschnick is president and co-founder of CREDO Mobile.

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Fight For Universal Voter Registration

This piece is part of the Prospect' s series on progressives' strategy over the next 40 years. To read the introduction, click here . No reliable formula exists for reversing corporate ascendance and building a progressive future. It is easy to be intimidated by the self-reinforcing circles of right-wing power—an aggressive conservative Supreme Court majority, a powerful unconstrained super PAC called Fox News, brazen billionaires and all-too-easily-hidden corporate money, and the most intentionally disenfranchised population of any major democracy on the planet. Yet most progressive victories have come when seemingly undefeatable entrenched power appears to have no flaws—until just before it crumbles. The following strategies all would contribute to a marathon to reclaim our democracy. Each, on its own, is insufficient. Taken together, along with the inevitable overreach by the plutocracy, they offer hope. • Fight often and eloquently over judicial nominations and elections. We need...