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Democrats Face Hot-potato Politics of Sexual Predation, Too

Democrats have been quick to support the “me too” chorus of women — and some men — who have stepped up to allege sexual misconduct and name names. But now “me too” stains the Democrats, too, putting them in an awkward place as they calibrate how forcefully to respond. Allegations against Sen. Al Franken of Minnesota and Rep. John Conyers of Michigan are part of the newest chapter in the hot-potato politics of sexual predation for the party, which has its own fraught history on the subject. The latest revelations…

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Democrats Have Lost Bill Clinton’s Winning Formula

Jonathan Tobin, New York PostCommemorating the 25 years since the 1992 presidential election may have seemed like a great idea when the geniuses at the Clinton Foundation began planning a big party for their boss. But the celebration held last weekend coincided with the epidemic of famous men accused of sexual harassment or assault, which reminded us of Bill Clinton’s equally horrible behavior. … Read the referenced story here: Democrats Have Lost Bill Clinton’s Winning Formula

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Savoring the Democrats’ Pervgate Pain

Kurt Schlichter, TownhallSome say that its so, so very wrong to take so much pleasure at a scandal in which the heroes of the Democrat Party are all being exposed as handsy, tonguey creeps. But if its wrong to laugh at the hilarious comeuppance these hypocrites are suffering, I dont want to be right. In fact, I want to be super-mega-hyper wrong. … Read the referenced story here: Savoring the Democrats’ Pervgate Pain

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Why the Democrats Should Listen to Donna Brazile

Amy Sorkin, The New YorkerThe first reactions to Donna Brazile’s new book, “Hacks: The Inside Story of the Break-Ins and Breakdowns That Put Donald Trump in the White House,” might best be described as frantic—a tone that was defined by the timing as well as by the players involved. The book appeared on November 7th, Election Day, and, a few days before, Brazile, who had served as the interim head of the Democratic National Committee during the 2016 Presidential campaign, had published an advance excerpt in Politico about her investigation…

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