*+-Hans Johnson: Provoking some of the growing anger against Tea Party Republicans is the tone of callousness toward people of color, women, and the sacrifice of veterans who voice frustration at the toll of cuts and barriers in the democratic process itself.
About Hans Johnson
Hans Johnson is President of Progressive Victory, a political consulting firm that helps organizations, coalitions, and candidates use data to advance their missions and win campaigns. He has worked on elections in nearly every state of the union and on ballot measures in more than 20 states.
He is also a vice chair of the board of the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force.
A native Midwesterner, Johnson is a contributing editor covering labor, religion, and politics at the Chicago-based national news magazine In These Times. His commentary appears on daily oped pages and can often be heard on The Young Turks.