Progressives to Clinton, Other Centrists: ‘Back Off’ on Election Advice – “When conservative Democrats have repeatedly ripped apart the president’s agenda while progressives fight to save it, it’s frankly bizarre to watch the media conversation focus on the risks of ‘going too far left.'”

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>the $1.75 trillion investment in climate social spending whose passage is currently stalled by right-wing Democrats including Sens. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) and Kyrsten Sinema (D-Ariz.). Most articles describe them as “moderate” or “centrists” it’s rare to see an article correctly label those 2.


When the Republicans lose they always conclude they weren’t conservative enough. When Democrats lose they always conclude they weren’t conservative enough.


Progressives don’t want to ‘go too far left’; we just want the Democratic Party to embrace its progressive values. Centrists like Clinton and Obama have repeatedly attacked the progressive agenda, while progressives have fought to save it. It’s time for the Democratic Party to stop pandering to centrists and start standing up for its progressive base.


Why should anyone listen to Hilary Clinton’s take on “what wins elections”? So sick of these old-guard neolibs and moderates punching left every time anyone challenges their corporatist boomer bullshit.


Why do we have to remember that she LOST to Trump? Whatever the reason. Fuck her.