‘Right’ and ‘left’ might always be changing, but that just means we need more labels, not fewer.
Further thoughts on this week’s newsletters.
Matt Lewis’ new book explores how elected officials almost always get richer—and why that erodes civic trust.
Our broken primary system sets few barriers to entry beyond a lack of shame and consuming appetite for celebrity.
What will become of Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema?
But not of third parties.
Democracy doesn’t work at scale unless you add a competitive element.