The Most Important Presidential Election Ever. Again. No, Really!

The Most Important Presidential Election Ever.  Really.

by BAR Managing Editor Bruce Dixon

Every four years we hear that the current presidential election is undoubtedly the most important one in our lifetimes, perhaps the most significant in all the long history of the republic.  We heard it (and some of us said it) four years ago and will say it four years from now.  And two years hence we will entertain each other with that famous blast from the past about how the current midterm elections are the most key and crucial midterm contests ever.  Bet on it.  Everybody says it, every two and four years, so it must be at least a little but true, right? (Read More)