This brief handbook written by Congressional staffers reveals the best practices for getting members of Congress to listen. The value of defensive actions is stressed because of the Republican control of Congress.
This article proposes a modern-day Underground Railroad as a part of the Sanctuary Movement to counteract proposed deportation of undocumented people.
Joan C. Williams offers a sociological analysis of how the Democratic party did not serve the white working class well over the few years. The confusion of policies that may benefit the white working class and with those that benefit the poor created the conditions for a Trump victory. The focus on jobs and against free trade policies benefited the Trump campaign.
George Will lays the blame for the job losses of the middle class on productivity improvement as opposed to Mexico and China. Proposed tariffs or taxes will only make goods more expensive for the US consumer rather than returning jobs from foreign countries.