“We Need Smith is a movement to support new leaders and new ideas from outside the broken Washington system.” A movement? From outside the broken Washington system? So says the the Facebook page for the political corporation called We Need Smith. Anyone who bothers to
Any new political organization ought to be leading us away from the prejudices that have dominated American politics in the past, rather than exploiting them for its own political purposes. We Need Smith fails this test.
Following the strategy of Americans Elect and Unity08, the mysterious media-fueled political enterprise called We Need Smith has started to cite well-placed columns by acquaintances as evidence that the nation is ready for an outside campaign for President and seats in Congress in 2016. Arthur