Kulinski gives a pretty good view of what’s happening with the Democrats in this. The DNC, neoliberals, corporate Democrats, and media unite to deflect Sanders’ populism with Lizzie the Scamster playing the role of the spoiler.
In a few decades, if not sooner, “conservatism” in the US will look a lot like the Biden Democrats of today, and “liberalism” will look like the Sanders Democrats. Today’s “conservatives” will assume the same role as the right-wing populist parties in Europe, i.e. loud but rather marginal.
538 seems to think so. I always figured when the voting started in the primaries Sanders would start to do very well. So far, I’ve been right. A Sanders vs. Trump election would be…interesting. The corporate Democrats are certainly circling their wagons at this point (not that they […]