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Friday, July 15, 2016
Why the Democrats Can Move to the Left
By Bloomberg,July13, 2016
Democrats are galloping to the left. David Weigel made the point in a Washington Post report on their new party platform: “The Democratic Party shifted further to the left in one election than perhaps since 1972, embracing once-unthinkable stances on carbon pricing, police reform, abortion rights, the minimum wage and the war on drugs.” He could have added Social Security and immigration to his list.
So why has the unthinkable become thinkable? Four reasons come to mind.