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In other words, the candidates who are strongly progressive need to band together so they can win.
"In my view, we will not defeat Donald Trump unless we bring excitement and energy into the campaign, and unless we give millions of working people and young people a reason to vote, and a reason to believe that politics is relevant to their lives."
"Band together, progressives, so you can win, so your ideas can become law and move our country forward, away from the brink to which Trump has brought us."
“In order to return trust [to] our democratic institutions, we need to … allow for the voters to feel that their voices are heard and that they don’t have to write a big check in order to gain access into our congressional offices.”
Our work must be about building long-term, multiracial, people-powered movements around a shared agenda for racial justice and a people’s economy.
AOC and her colleagues – not Donald Trump and old, white Republican politicians – represent the future.
If the candidates and supporters can come up with a uniform platform and promise to vote for the leading progressive candidate in order to defeat centrist and right-wing candidates, that will be a real victory.
Extensive reflection has produced a rather compelling case why the trolls’ climate pseudoscience comments – if not the trolls themselves – should be banned from progressive media.