Restoring political stability in the US depends on defeating individual Republicans at the ballot box in states. As long as Trump remains at large and the Republican Party remains his instrument, the rest of us who care about the survival of self-government must join together to defeat candidates still loyal to the so-called Republican brand. Continue reading
Convince Americans that the two parties are hopelessly broken and obsolete.
Unify everyone in the political universe who objects to Trump.
Restore the broken connection between the people and their federal representatives.
Create an entirely new political party organized around relevant and forward-looking governmental goals.
Neutralize corrupt actors, including all those who lobby or influence elections with money.
Convince disenchanted voters to support a new third party.
Cultivate a new generation of knowledgeable citizens and public-spirited leaders.
Lure decent moderates back into politics.
Turn off the television.
Cultivate national self-love.
Image: Both houses of Congress assembled for President Trump’s first State of the Union address, January 2017.