Reaping What We Have Sown

May 23, 2009 | Comments Off

by: Tony Suh The workhorse is hobbled. Asked to plow a field and yield harvests that no 3 oxen could ever do. The current workhorse CA Legislature has 3 short of a 2/3 Democratic majority in the Senate and similarly in the Assembly. It takes 2/3 of the legislators of each branch to adopt a [...]

Norman Solomon April meeting Recap

May 6, 2009 | Comments Off

AUTHOR NORMAN SOLOMON DISCUSSES THE CHALLENGES AHEAD FOR PROGRESSIVE DEMOCRATS IN THE OBAMA ERA At the April 17th meeting of the Lamorinda Democratic Club, Norman Solomon, author and nationally syndicated columnist on media and politics, placed the current political circumstances in a historical context, and offered thoughts on how progressives can move the Democratic Party [...]