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It's Time to Fight Dirty: How Democrats Can Build a Lasting Majority in American Politics

David Faris
Format
Book
Published
Brooklyn, New York : Melville House, [2018]
Language
English
ISBN
9781612196954, 1612196950
Summary
"To be published before the 2018 midterm elections, an accessible, actionable blueprint for how Democrats can build a lasting majority The American electoral system is clearly failing--more horrifically in the 2016 presidential election than ever before. In It's Time to Fight Dirty, David Faris expands on his popular series for "The Week" to offer party leaders and supporters concrete strategies for lasting political reform--and in doing so lays the groundwork for a more progressive future. With equal parts playful irreverence and persuasive reasoning, It's Time to Fight Dirty is essential reading as we head toward the 2018 midterms. and beyond"--
The American electoral system is clearly failing, more horrifically in the 2016 presidential election than ever before. Faris offers party leaders and supporters concrete strategies for lasting political reform-- and in doing so lays the groundwork for a more progressive future. With equal parts playful irreverence and persuasive reasoning, his book is essential reading as we head toward the 2018 midterms. and beyond-- adopted from publisher info.
Contents
  • Introduction
  • The 230-year-old airplane
  • I learned it by watching you: the new procedural warfare
  • The 58-state solution
  • The neutron option for the Supreme Court
  • Obliterating winner-take-all elections
  • The modern Voting Rights Act
  • Conclusion: The third reconstruction.
Description
xxv, 178 pages ; 24 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 161-178).
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