Mandate

So much of American rhetoric is spun with providence: John Winthrop's "city upon a hill," the American Dream, Manifest Destiny...even our modern politics are sprinkled with dreams that never die and 18 million cracks in the highest, hardest glass ceiling. And the presidential mandate holds no less weight. The mandate is the idea that the … Continue reading Mandate

Red vs. blue with green nowhere to be found

They're finally over. No part of this election season has been quiet, but October's debates brought a new level of chaos and controversy - much of which we could've done without. So we're left with a few key takeaways, now less than three weeks til Election Day (Hallelujah! Thank god!): Donald Trump is, at the very least, … Continue reading Red vs. blue with green nowhere to be found