Thursday, October 28, 2004


The Tsunami
Can the Democratic ground game elect John Kerry — and create an enduring progressive movement?
by Harold Meyerson
LA Weekly
ORLANDO, Florida — I have seen the present, and it works — I think.
I have spent the past week observing the official Democratic Party and unofficial 527 field operations in the battleground states of Ohio and Florida. And I have found something I’ve never before seen in my 36 or so years as a progressive activist and later as a journalist: an effective, fully functioning American left.....