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I am a life-long progressive . For too long I’ve watched progressive movements and the Democratic Party clutch defeat from the jaws of victory. Putting our heads together, I’m convinced creative grassroots Democrats can give the party the edge.

Groups: Frameshop, New Diarists, Political Language and Messaging

Diaries published: 7 (969 days since last diary on Tue Oct 02, 2012 at 10:18 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 39 (969 days since last comment on Tue Oct 02, 2012 at 01:41 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 29

Total Comment Ratings: 0

Most Recommended Diary: Frameshop Poll: Climate Change - Making it relevant and amusing to voters, 17 comments, 6 recommends

People Following gemsfordems: 2

gemsfordems's Most Recent Diaries:

Mitt Romney is pitiching the idea that he can increase US energy independence, lower gas prices and create thousands of jobs by speeding up oil and gas development in the US; and in Canada with the ...
by gemsfordems
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Oct 02, 2012 at 10:18 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
All indications are that Obama will face an onslaught of negative advertising in the closing days of the campaign. The Democrats will have to blunt this barrage. Two strategies have potential in ...
by gemsfordems
Comment Count 8 comments on Sun Sep 30, 2012 at 04:51 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Here are three phrases that can shift perceptions of the 2012 Republican Party, responsibility for the recession, and Romney's economic agenda: Republicans have morphed into " Tea-publicans ". ...
by gemsfordems
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Sep 28, 2012 at 10:45 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Romney will notice the polar ice caps have melted, when his Cayman Islands bank gets flooded. Polls show that Americans know that climate change is happening and most know that greenhouse gas ...
by gemsfordems
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue Sep 25, 2012 at 04:04 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
Clearly Mitt Romney painted himself in a corner by trying to appeal to the anti-immigrant segment of the Republican Party. (Don't exhaust yourself searching for another segment.) Now Romney would ...
by gemsfordems
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Sep 03, 2012 at 04:47 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
The issue of choice has festered as the current stalemate persists. The rhetoric has gone stale too. But there are new ways for progressives to approach the issue. A change of strategy by those ...
by gemsfordems
Comment Count 12 comments on Sun Sep 02, 2012 at 10:54 PM PDT with 4 Recommends

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