When Democrats worry about Hillary Clinton's electability, they focus on her reenergizing a depressed Republican base while demoralizing core Democratic activists, particularly those outraged about the war, and consequently losing the election. But there's a further danger if Hillary's nominated--that she will win but then split the Democratic Party.
Paul Rogat Loeb is the author of Soul of a Citizen: Living with Conviction in a Cynical Time
, and The Impossible Will Take a Little While: A Citizen's Guide to Hope in a Time of Fear
,winner of the 2005 Nautilus Award for the best book on social change. See (more...
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