Anyone who tries to communicate from a place of nuance will always be wiped off the map by a media machine set up to misconstrue their quotes and attack them for speaking.
Dems need to learn a lesson from the other side — Americans don’’t give a damn about nuance. Americans don’t trust nuance. Americans want blood.
Give ‘em blood. Start a meme that Republicans want to force raped women to bear the baby and raise it, and are writing laws to that effect. Claim that Republicans want to make raping a woman legal, so more babies will be born. Accuse Republicans of backing laws to define miscarriage as murder.
Put them back on their heels, trying to explain away a constant barrage of lies and half-truths and wild mischaracterization of their words and actions. Every time a Dem tries to point out that the latest crazy claim is false, and explain the truth, they lose. As soon as they say, “Well, you see, that’s not really …” they lose the listener before the seventh word.
And lose the listener’s vote.