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Jake Blumgart is a staff writer for City Monitor.
In a new book, the historian Eric Rauchway argues the defence of American democracy requires permanent material gains for voters.
The New Deal reshaped the American state in the 1930s. Can Biden achieve a comparable transformation?
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A resurgence of progressive politics in America's former industrial heartlands is unlikely any time soon.
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Despite favourable demographics, support for the president in the rust-belt state has been slipping since 2016.