A global pandemic that’s also resulted in record unemployment is not an ideal time to fundraise and campaign. But even in the midst of this crisis, the…
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How the Trump campaign’s takedown attempt ad backfired The Trump campaign asked TV stations to stop running an attack ad last week, claiming it was fal…
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Bernie Sanders’ campaign logo is one of the defining visual representations of socialism for many Americans, but look a little closer, and it rejects s…
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As of right now, Democratic and Republican organizers say they plan for their conventions this summer to go on as scheduled, but it’s a fluid situation…
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The coronavirus has ground the presidential campaign to a halt. Primaries have been postponed in eight states plus Puerto Rico so far, and President Tr…
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A week ago we were sharing hand washing memes, and today, several Bay Area counties are under orders to shelter in place and some cities are limiting r…
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That the most diverse primary in history ended up as a contest led by a pair of white men in their 70s happens to be reflected in the top two candidate…
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I was scrolling through Tumblr and saw a gif of a fireman saving the “This Is Fine” dog and it made me ~feel~ things. Also in this week’s issue: Time m…
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Listen to Hunter talk about political design trends and the 2020 campaign on Postlight’s Track Changes podcast. Listen now: Forwarded this email by a f…
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Money plays a big role in politics, but spending lots of it isn’t necessarily enough to win elections. Case in point: former New York City Mayor Michae…
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Happy Super Tuesday, my dudes. The Democratic primary is in flux, and we’ll see where it stands after 14 states vote today. In this week’s issue, we’ll…
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And it’s probably a good thing, because it would have been obsolete a day later. Artist Shepard Fairey formally endorsed former South Bend, Ind., Mayor…
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