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Home of the Brave

The Democratic Party scored impressive wins in nationwide and regional contests this year. The success means party leadership has a new opportunity to define its brand. Recent attempts have been embarrassing ("A Better Deal," "For The People."). I appreciate the utility of slogans (see title). But as the Party navigates towards 2020, it should also consider realigning and reframing its platform. It need not be a debate between Progressive and Moderates. It's more about broad reclamation. Below, I've reconfigured the Democratic Party to fit a more succinctly approachable agenda with a more welcoming tone (Sesame Street's secret for sustained engagement). Also, its more fun... with a geo-quiz