American Democrats are anxiously awaiting their next opportunity to retake control of the House of Representatives. With US president Donald Trump’s approval ratings at historic lows, doing so might seem like an easy feat. But now the Democrats have become their own worst enemy. In The Guardian, Boston-based social activist Pete Davis outlines the main issues currently separating the “liberal” and “left wing” branches of the Democratic Party and suggests how the two sides could transcend their differences.
About the Author
Pete Davis is a writer and civic reformer currently attending Harvard Law School.