Chris Winters

Can moderate Democrats sign on to a progressive president?

The short answer could have been ripped from Barack Obama’s 2008 presidential campaign: “Yes, We Can!”

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Why impeachment matters, regardless of the outcome

As I’m writing this, the House Judiciary Committee has unveiled two articles of impeachment against President Trump which, according to my awesome powers of precognition, are going to get approved by the U.S. House of Representatives only to get voted down later in the Senate.

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Healing a divided nation begins face to face

Three weeks after the 2016 presidential election, a group of 21 people came together in South Lebanon, Ohio, outside Cincinnati, to talk.

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Impeachment won’t save our Democracy

So it’s official: The U.S. House of Representatives, led by Speaker Nancy Pelosi, is moving toward impeaching President Trump. In announcing this, Pelosi finally did what many on the left thought should have been a no-brainer. Her reluctance to move the process along has been frustrating for many eager to try to stop Trump’s trampling on the rule of law.

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Stacey Abrams counters Trump with a compelling vision for America

What did we expect from the 2019 Trump State of the Union? This annual ritual of a president coming into The People’s House to deliver a national health check-up has become political theater. Presidents use the stage to make a case for their policies in the year to come. The script for many years has been a list of carefully market-tested proposals.

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Here's Why the Hope of a 'Blue Wave' in November Is Dangerous to Democracy

Increasingly, there’s a lot of buzz about an expected Democratic sweep in the midterms. It’s in the mainstream newspapers and cable news (not Fox, of course). There’s a #bluewave hashtag on Twitter, complete with a little tsunami emoji, to tie it all together.

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We Can Solve the Housing Crisis - But We Need to Erase Some Traditional Boundaries

For Julia Rosenblatt, the solution to affordable housing was to move in with friends and family—more than 10 people under one roof.

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