We live in fear of the phrase "if you're explaining, you're losing" and wind up saying nothing at all about how our ideas lead to real, positive outcomes for all. As a result, principles that are more needed than ever in this country are seen as ill-suited to the demands of the modern world. If we truly believe that our ideas can be applied to create a brighter future for America—and all Americans—then it's time we started telling that story.
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