Jay Hartley, President of College Democrats

The following is an edited interview with Jay Hartley (they/them), the newly elected President of College Democrats of America. We talk about the future of College Democrats, the future of the Democratic Party and the future of progressive politics.

Roe v. Wade is Overturned… And the Democrats are to Blame

The primary drive among Republicans for establishing a conservative court has always been to overturn Roe v. Wade; even though Democrats — and Joe Biden specifically — knew this, they refused to pursue court expansion, thinking this would lead to  a ‘gloves off political fight.’