Director of the New Politics Institute, a think-tank on politics, technology and media, based in San Francisco, California
Four years ago, just one presidential candidate showed up at the convention of liberal bloggers called by Daily Kos.com .
Aug. 3, 2007from To the Point
CNN hyped last night's Democratic presidential debate at The Citadel in South Carolina as "revolutionary" because real people got to ask questions on video.
Jul. 24, 2007from To the Point
All the White House hopefuls talk about Climate Change. But Democrat Jay Inslee says it’s not just one issue; it’s all the issues.
May. 18from To the Point
Oil sanctions for Venezuela and aid cuts to Central America: Trump claims they promote democracy and curb illegal immigration.
Apr. 11from To the Point
The U.S. government’s attack on the WikiLeaks founder covers up a menacing assault on the First Amendment, argues journalist Bruce Shapiro.
Apr. 26from Scheer Intelligence
There’s still much to discuss.
Apr. 24from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Billionaire Nicolas Berggruen’s plan to revamp democracy and put capital in the hands of the people has one glaring blindspot.
May. 3from Scheer Intelligence
In 2011, the U.S. Supreme Court ordered California to downsize its prisons because of overcrowding.
Apr. 24from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
A special live Left, Right & Center from the Milken Institute Global Conference.
May. 3from Left, Right & Center
Even the Wild West had gun control. Most Americans want it now--especially kids afraid of school shootings.
Apr. 18from To the Point
Everyone’s lawyering up.
May. 15from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers