The Demography Trap 

Democrats have got to find a way to talk to ordinary white folks.

In light of the shellacking the Democrats took in 2010, you can't blame them for wanting to revel in the changing demographics that contributed to their 2012 win. But their belief that demography is destiny may cause them to ignore partisan realities. …

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