Very perceptive political analysis at The Decembrist: “The problem with the theory is that the whole insider/outsider distinction as it applies within the Democratic party is kind of contrived, and is almost certainly the farthest thing from the minds of most voters. Right now, we’re all outsiders to the power structure of the United States. What makes Tom Harkin a ‘consumate insider’ right now? He’s as powerless as me.”
For nostalgia buffs, here are my comments on the opening day of Davos four years ago.