June 27, 2017

Let’s say we could have a do-over. Let’s say we had the territory, the population, the infrastructure, and all the physical properties of the United States – everything except a government. What would we build, and how would we do it?
 

Here’s guessing that an overwhelm...

June 21, 2017

We have to face the truth.

Donald Trump is president today because Democrats wrote off rural America. The operating theory has been that we can win the cities by large enough margins that what happens in rural areas doesn’t matter. 

Admittedly, it worked in two elections...

May 4, 2017

We at TakeItBack.Org are in the final stages of deciding what ballot initiatives to put forward in the 2018 cycle.  While no final decisions have been made on details, it's likely that we'll proceed with initiatives that contain provisions that would:
 

1) Allow South D...

January 8, 2016

Sioux Falls, SD...South Dakotans for a Nonpartisan Democracy committee chair, Rick Knobe, a registered Independent and regional radio talk show host, said that he was elated that the proposed constitutional amendment to establish a nonpartisan primary was given a ‘gree...

July 23, 2015

Washington is gridlocked. Our government is broken, completely dysfunctional -- and almost certainly will remain so for years to come. We have a choice, whether to submissively accept it, or whether to fight back and try and change it. While we will always believe ther...

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