Democratic Underground - YoungDemCA's Journal YoungDemCA's Journal Tue, 31 May 2016 08:41:06 Tue, 31 May 2016 08:41:06 If Kate Steinle had been a woman of color... Sat, 28 May 2016 00:36:50 If you want to tackle economic inequality then you must address racism FIRST Thu, 26 May 2016 23:58:21 It is remarkable to me that Jews are blamed for both capitalism and communism Wed, 25 May 2016 19:55:25 Why Black Voters Are the Most Rational Voters of 2016 Wed, 25 May 2016 19:49:10 On the Bush tax cuts: even assuming that they didn't increase the federal budget deficit... Tue, 24 May 2016 17:27:13 Matt Bruenig's reputation on Twitter was as "a relentless bully with a nasty online entourage" Tue, 24 May 2016 15:53:31 This might be a stretch on my part, but perhaps one reason for the bond between Hillary and PoC... Mon, 23 May 2016 20:28:48 What do Dylann Roof, Elliot Rodger, and several other mass shooters have in common? Mon, 23 May 2016 19:13:07 It's economic anxiety about black and brown people being "lazy moochers" or "taking our jobs" Tue, 17 May 2016 19:54:44 For those who think that "economic anxiety" is behind Trump's rise... Mon, 16 May 2016 15:27:21 My personal theory on why the Bush White House classified the "28 pages" of the 9/11 Report Sun, 15 May 2016 04:22:05 Fri, 13 May 2016 17:06:52 Trump won the Republican nomination via name recognition and Twitter rants Thu, 12 May 2016 18:01:16 IMHO, the lasting legacy of the Sanders campaign will be the next generation of liberals Sun, 08 May 2016 16:05:05 In Congress, working-class backgrounds matter (UC Berkeley study from 2015) Sat, 07 May 2016 18:44:36 Among Black voters, what are the variables that correlate with support for Sanders? Fri, 06 May 2016 18:06:55 Nearly 75% of new jobs created over the next decade will pay a median wage of less than $35k a year Mon, 02 May 2016 20:07:30 On experiencing adversity in life: empathy vs callousness toward others Thu, 28 Apr 2016 22:39:13 So my best friend (going on 16 years) got engaged last night... Thu, 28 Apr 2016 19:43:42 "When people see themselves as self-made, they tend to be less generous and public-spirited." Thu, 28 Apr 2016 15:52:34 Harris Wofford: Marriage is "not based on anyone's sexual desire. It is based on love." Sun, 24 Apr 2016 17:30:48 Is this a logical interpretation of the Second Amendment? Sun, 24 Apr 2016 17:16:30 Read the lyrics to Alan Jackson's "Gone Country"... Fri, 22 Apr 2016 18:30:57 Beyond the Civil Rights Act of 1964: Confronting Structural Racism in the Workplace Thu, 21 Apr 2016 16:37:18 In light of the recent news re: the Saudi 9/11 connection, here's my analysis of the Saudi regime Tue, 19 Apr 2016 23:21:49