For those who, last year, when it all looked kind of hopeless, came forward for the Blue Team. And ran a classy race. Maybe they made a mistake or who, but who among us is perfect?
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We should do this even if they lose. Especially if they lose. We should honor our fallen, because if we do not, who will?
Already, I hear a little sniping, some blame-the-victim discussion. The idea is, since a lot of us won, those who did not must have done something wrong. This is nonsense. We should support each and every Democrat who steps forward to run for office- any office.
This does not mean we should not constructively criticize- but we need to do this in a way that supports, rather than tear down.
Us Democrats should not, ever, eat our young