@clarkgoble disaffection with elites takes on a different character in Dems than it did in GOP...some would say 180 degree opposite. If the nation survives T, the damage to GOP might make room for Bernie but electoral reform badly needed.
@jnm my condolences. My lawyer required me to submit drafts, that had looked fine in .rtf as .doc. It took me 4 tries to get Office 365 running and well into the install before I read the part that I must run every 39 days or it paralyzes itself:(
@clarkgoble Interesting. Admit I know little of the ancient left. But with so many pages borrowed from both Putin and third reich playbooks, I am looking only for a way to restore transparency and democracy. Role of money may distinguish the 2 malaise.
@hackernews Now that reminded me of DECtalk...which reminded me of partying with Martin Minow...where I learned a source for fabulous Merckens Yucatan Dark chocolate...which I used to please a certain young lady...who, 30 years later, led me to Ithaca
@johngordon @clarkgobel Yes the elites then had to reassess which side(s) it behooved them to support. No such support was ever altruistic IMO. We wound up with a politics in which winning was more important than any purported principle. e.g...