Day: February 7, 2016

election, Trump

When does accountability begin?

Leverage: don’t make deals without it. –Donald Trump, The Art of the Deal, 1987 It’s tempting to go Machiavellian during primaries. Even during general elections after primaries. But there’s a great danger for the grassroots. If we don’t hold candidates accountable during the race when we have all the leverage, how can we possibly hold …