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Immigrant, constitutional lawyer, DJ, MC & poet replacing Pelosi in 2020 in CA-12 @ShahidForChange #ShahidVsPelosi
Aug 7, 2018 25 tweets 9 min read
Thread. A dinner conversation over the weekend with some family members who identify as center-left led us to rehash Bernie vs Clinton. A few nuggets seemed worth sharing. Beyond understanding history in order not to repeat it, these reflections suggest paths forward. /1 Some bemoaned the GOP “discipline,” noting the party’s unification behind its right wing. They blamed progressives and radicals for failing to support nominally better (if hypocritical) alternatives in moderate corporate @thedemocrats. /2