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Solutions for a Revolution: How Bernie Sanders Supporters Can Save the Movement

I’ve been exceptionally hard on Bernie Sanders and his supporters this election cycle. Anyone that reads this blog can tell you that the majority of my posts are critical of the senator and his so-called “revolution.” Truthfully though, there’s a … Continue reading

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No one reads this blog, and that’s okay.

Well, I shouldn’t say that. It’s probably more correct to say that a few people read this blog. I read it, my wife reads it. My friends read it when they have time, and there’s a handful of WordPress followers … Continue reading

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The PostModerate Platform: American Exceptionalism

That American Exceptionalism is only possible by our example. It almost sounds like a dirty word; a politically-charged, cringe-worthy term guaranteed to spark a debate over its etymology, its implications, and its merit. From the right, you’ll likely hear boasts … Continue reading

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Disturbing the Nest: My Brief Experience with the Bernie Sanders Revolution

  Call it an ad hoc anthropologic exercise. One minute you’re busily going through your daily routine, getting the kids breakfast, making sure they’re not setting fire to the furniture, the next you’re delving into the world of the Bernie … Continue reading

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The PostModerate Platform: Foundations

Over the next couple of weeks, I’ll be laying out in greater detail the ideology of the PostModerate Platform. The first four tenets are grouped together under the title, “Foundations.” That the best solutions to our problems remain within the … Continue reading

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The PostModerate Platform

At some point it’s necessary for a political party to put forth a set of ideas that form the foundation of its philosophy. What follows is a collection of guiding principles that moderates should study with a careful eye and … Continue reading

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New Hampshire: The Angry White Electorate

In a blow to moderates across America, Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump exceeded expectations Tuesday night by beating their opponents by 20 point margins. The election was called about thirty seconds before the polls closed, and with under 10% of … Continue reading

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A Moderate View of the Republican Debate

Republicans held their eighth nationally televised debate on ABC last night, making their final pleas to voters in New Hampshire and vying for limited space on a crowded stage. Admittedly, I’ve been neglecting the political right for most of the … Continue reading

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Can you still be a moderate in America?

It’s a fair question. So far, this election cycle is a gravitational pull toward the extremes. Disillusioned citizens across America are flocking to the candidate that best represents their anger at the establishment. For many, it’s not merely enough to … Continue reading

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