Sonali Kolhatkar speaks with David Daley about how the U.S. democracy is in shambles.
Tens of millions of Americans are casting their ballots through various means including mail-in voting and early in-person voting, eager to have their say in the most important election of our lifetimes. But the GOP, seeing the enthusiasm among Democrats in particular, are readying a political fight that is part of what our guest calls “the Republican Plot for Permanent Minority Rule.”
Read David Daley’s article in the New Republic called ‘Inside the Republican Plot for Permanent Minority Rule,’ HERE.
David Daley, journalist whose work has appeared in the New Yorker, the Atlantic, Slate, the Washington Post, and New York magazine. He is a senior fellow at FairVote, the former editor of Salon, and lives in Massachusetts. His books include Ratf**ked: The True Story Behind The Secret Plan To Steal America’s Democracy, and Unrigged: How Americans Are Battling Back to Save Democracy. He just published a piece in the New Republic called Inside the Republican Plot for Permanent Minority Rule.
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