A head's up: I'll be guest-blogging at the Economist's "Democracy in America" blog all week. I'll still be putting up posts here, and at the end of the week when I'm at the Yearly Kos conference I'll have coverage for both blogs. (It's been a while since anyone asked Markos about the "Libertarian Democrats"…)
Texas Has Hundreds of Thousands of Coronavirus Carriers. The Governor Is Worried About 'Hundreds' of COVID-Positive Migrants.
Greg Abbott's fear is hard to take seriously, but it jibes with hoary stereotypes about immigrants.
The cultural views of elite white liberals are not popular with many minorities.
We can justifiably hope for normalcy by Independence Day.
Plus: The era of sovereign influencers, a new experiment in universal basic income, and more...
The rest of us are out of luck.