On John Edwards

Today, I was proved right about John Edwards. I remember Edwards in 2004. He wasn’t the fiery populist that he is now. He was against Universal Health Care. He voted for the war and hadn’t yet apologized (he’d actually co-sponsored the...

My Time is Now

On April 19th, 2007, I, for the first time in 13 months, set foot on American soil. I planned it like this on purpose, to travel for a year, experience the world, volunteer in third world countries, grow as a human being, then return just as the political season was...

Unreal

11 victories in a row. Unreal is the only word I can use to describe how I feel, that the candidate I’ve supported through thick and thin, from Chicago to Iowa to Kansas for almost a year, is now within sight of the finish line to winning the Democratic...

Obama and the Youth Vote

Poll after poll has shown it. Barack Obama is winning the youth vote, and winning it decisively. Iowa answered the question whether this enthusiasm would reflect at the polls, against the wishes of many pundits who ignore data that conclusively shows youth voter...