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View Diary: An oft-ignored lesson of 2012: The case for appeasing the base (145 comments)

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  •  The republican base are far right extremsist, but (0+ / 0-)

    the Democrats base in s not the far left. Teh base of teh Democratic party is progressives and progress is made through moderation and consensus., & compromise.

    Noting ever gets done when both the far left and the far right dig in and follow their  "my way or no way' agendas.

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