But why now?
Why be involved at this stage at all, unless there is someone who really speaks to your soul and your instincts?
...I think that if a progressive candidate can't win on a progressive agenda--that is, by saying without equivocation that we have to change direction in this country--and do it, by the way, with the money and the media against him (or her)--then we really are up a creek....and there is no hope for any reasonable attempt to tackle the great plagues of war, poverty, health, education, etc.
posted by Cyndy
...The truth is that Bush has screwed this country so badly that only a 180 can effectively repudiate the terrorist, anti-humanist policies that have caused so much damage. [more]