Mary Brewster, THURSDAY 30th : “Strong gales from West and rugged. Made East Cape at 3 AM. Had snow squalls with thick weather — most of the morning. 238 more words
As we approach the 2014 election, this Sunday "Blog" from the Past is becoming increasingly relevant. Ryan Reft at Tropics of Meta wrote about the historic fragility of multiethnic political coalitions. Barack Obama depended on a coalition of Asian, Latino, and Black Americans to get re-elected in 2012. Democrats will again rely of this coalition to avoid losing the Senate this November. Reft asked in this post whether this coalition can last.