An Open Letter to the Democratic National Committee from 4 South Carolina Congressional Candidates

We call ourselves the South Carolina Blue Brothers. We are four 2016 South Carolina federal candidates who believe it is critical to share our experience working with the South Carolina Democratic Party (SCDP). We believe our experience will help inform your decision to elect a new DNC Chair. Our names are: Thomas Dixon, U.S. Senate […]

There’s a Better Way: Infrastructure Investment Paves the Way for Prosperity

This time last year, the rain fell.  And fell.  And fell. The floodgates burst, and South Carolina found itself facing an historic 1,000-Year Flood catastrophe—and the consequences of a decade-plus of Infrastructure neglect under Congressman Joe Wilson. The world watched, as many parts of South Carolina’s Second Congressional District became flood-ravaged lakes following breaches to […]

There’s a Better Way: Remarks to the South Carolina Democratic Party Executive Committee

Editor’s Note:  Please consider making an ActBlue contribution to Arik Bjorn’s South Carolina Congressional campaign against Joe “You Lie” Wilson.  Even a small contribution can make an enormous difference for Bjorn’s progressive stand against one of the most notorious members of Congress. Good evening.  My name is Arik Bjorn. I sense relief in the room.  “So that’s how […]

Happy Anniversary to You, Me & this Wonderful, Screwed Up Little Blue Planet

Happy Anniversary to us! You and me, dear reader!  We made it a whole year! Together we survived same sex marriage and Bashar al-Assad (although many did not) and drone strikes (ditto) and the Polar Vortex and the Putin Polka and the Koch Brothers and Operation American Spring and Ken Hamm’s hellacious hermeneutics and the […]

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