Progressives

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Dear moderate Democrats, help me understand

This 72 year old grandmother has always been a moderate, voting both for Republicans and Democrats alike, depending on who was currently the least loony; I even voted for Reagan once, I’m sorry to say. I liked being a moderate; it had a nice aura of calmness and rationality about it. But that’s all over now. I have no idea what’s going on with today’s crop of moderate Democrats. So […]

Bernie, were you lonely all those years?

So it’s the Friday before the presidential election, and I spent the evening watching a Zoom fundraiser for the Squad Victory Fund, the Squad being the congresswomen Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (AOC), Rep. Ilhan Omar, Rep. Rashida Tlaib, and Rep. Ayanna Pressley, with special guests and entertainers popping in and out as the night went on. The ladies were pumped, hanging out from their homes in their matching Squad t-shirts, talking […]