Stories by Paul Blest

Paul Blest is a freelance writer based in Raleigh, North Carolina. His work has appeared in Vice, Salon, Noisey, New Republic, Indy Week and Deadspin. Follow him on Twitter @pblest. subscribe to Paul Blest's feed

Posted on: Jul 6, 2017, Source: AlterNet

North Carolina Republicans have shown their party that norms can be discarded at will.

Posted on: Jun 16, 2017, Source: AlterNet

A new report inexplicably ties the Alexandria shootings to belligerent "Bernie Bros."

Posted on: Jun 5, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Jim Johnson lays out his vision for the future.

Posted on: May 12, 2017, Source: AlterNet

A recent vote in the Delaware House is just the latest evidence Democrats aren't up to the challenge at hand.

Posted on: Feb 16, 2016, Source: Salon

First it was Jeb, then Rubio. Now moderate Republicans are hoping for... John Kasich? Good luck, guys!

Posted on: Feb 6, 2016, Source: Salon

The Vermont senator's Iowa showing indicates that something is changing in American politics.

Posted on: Jan 12, 2016, Source: Salon

The nominating convention is still months away, but Sanders has already come farther than anyone ever expected.