The smaller “Flood Wall Street” eschewed the big-tent approach and focused on radical politics and aggressive activism.
While Gingrich remains a caustic conservative, he seems to be edging toward a big-tent philosophy.
McAuliffe is a big-tent Democrat who stands four-square in favor of both corporations and people.
Samuel P. Jacobs on what would be lost, and the possible death of the big-tent party.
To compete with Netanyahu, Labor's calling for a "big-tent" party and is wooing former Kadima leader Tzipi Livni.
in reference to welcoming all sorts and not being ideologically narrow, American English, 1982 with reference to religion, by 1987 with reference to politics.
Welcoming all sorts; hospitable: NOW itself is a big-tent organization, abidingly tolerant of all attitudes (1990s+)