Pulling Biden to the left

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From the point early in this year that the Democratic Party managed once again to derail any chance of a progressive nominee, I have been told that we on the left must work to get Joe Biden elected, after which we can pull him in our ideological direction. When this has ever worked in the past is never demonstrated, but as an article of faith, it appears to satisfy the party’s current center-right base. Progressives are called the base, but we…

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