‘Left, Right & Center:’ Change Versus ‘Romnesia’
We’re down to the last days of the campaign. Is it change or Romnesia, hope or status quo that will energize the base? The campaigns are trying it all and the swing states will get the final word.
We’re hearing closing arguments about jobs, health care, the bank crisis, stimulus programs and foreign policy. In the end, will there be a decisive victory or will the Electoral College and popular vote split? It’s time for obsessive poll-checking and nail-biting across the country with Washington Post columnist Matt Miller, Weekly Standard editor Matthew Continetti and Truthdig Editor-in-Chief Robert Scheer on this week’s “Left, Right & Center.”
— Adapted from KCRW by Alexander Reed Kelly.
KCRW:Wait, before you go…
If you're reading this, you probably already know that non-profit, independent journalism is under threat worldwide. Independent news sites are overshadowed by larger heavily funded mainstream media that inundate us with hype and noise that barely scratch the surface. We believe that our readers deserve to know the full story. Truthdig writers bravely dig beneath the headlines to give you thought-provoking, investigative reporting and analysis that tells you what’s really happening and who’s rolling up their sleeves to do something about it.
Like you, we believe a well-informed public that doesn’t have blind faith in the status quo can help change the world. Your contribution of as little as $5 monthly or $35 annually will make you a groundbreaking member and lays the foundation of our work.Support Truthdig