John P. Avlon

Fight for Freedom

At a time like this, the concept of a free Civil Society needs strong defenders, not intimidated advocates.

In Defense of Undecided Voters

10.30.2004 | John P. Avlon | NP, National Affairs | 2 Comments
The parties and their pundits have been thrilled with the vision of a polarized America where candidates offering “a choice, not an echo” divide the country into equally sized competing camps. This makes for good combat, good coverage, and more predictable political math — but for bad political dialogue and a decaying democracy.