Can elections in this country produce progressive social change? Norman Solomon has just conceded his insurgent campaign for the congressional seat being vacated by Lynn Woolsey–where he seems to have lost the primary by less than 200 votes. He joins us in studio to reflect on the campaign, and lessons for people trying to make a difference at the ballot box. Plus: Marjorie Cohn previews Thursday’s Supreme Court ruling on health care reform, and Sonali Kolhatkar interviews the makers of “The Invisible War” — a documentary about rape in the military.
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