The answer to our current political situation is not to for the Democrats to regain control of Congress–whatever that means. The Dems are just as culpable for our current situtation–they threw the People under the bus years ago when they “went corporate”.

Yes, having more progressives in Congress would be fine, but the greater struggle is to redefine what a government by the people, of the people and for the people should actually look like. And that will mean a lot of different things, I’m sure. Putting control back into the hands of a Party that has moved center-right and focuses on identity politics isn’t the only “answer”. In fact, it will simple return us to a status quo of complacency until the next Trump-like organism comes along…