Democrats Can’T Escape The Culture Warfare

But if Democrats thought they could escape being sucked back into a culture war as they pursued white voters without college degrees, Trump’s assault on transgender rights was a rude awakening.
So we can expect Trump to keep opening new fronts in the culture war, and Democrats to keep responding in kind.
But these responses keep economic and social issues independent of each other, suggesting Democrats will try to pivot back to an economics-only message as soon as possible.
And yet, the culture wars remain a complex political minefield for Democrats.
Trump’s shocking announcement comes two days after Democrats, led by Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer, rolled out a new agenda crafted to circumvent the culture wars.

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