Who could be the emblem of youth in a party dominated by old men and women? Who could follow the septuagenarian president, in prime time, with a compelling progressive appeal?
Why have the Democrats failed to profit from Mr. Trump's massive unpopularity? Maybe they haven't deserved to do so.
Maybe America doesn’t need President Oprah, but it is a country that is in dire need of swinging away from a destructive patriarchy towards something more matriarchal.
Donald Trump plays an important role in this story, because his overt racism and sexism created "values" stakes for these voters. That is, these elections have turned on core values of inclusion, fairness, equality, and democracy.
Far beyond being picturesque, the lies told by Trump could have serious consequences, not only for him but also for the political future of the United States.
The President would look hypocritical in speaking out against Mr. Moore or anyone accused of sexual harassment, but the issue will dog him. If he can't make a strong condemnation of Mr. Moore, particularly in light of recent allegations, who can he censure?