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I worked for Hillary Clinton. Her Attacks on Sanders are a Big Mistake; Why Amplify Destructive Myths Before Primaries?

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Peter Daou On Bernie's 2020 Run Peter Daou was one of Bernie's biggest critics in 2016 but has he had a change of heart? Cenk Uygur and Peter Daou break it down on The Conversation.
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"While we will never gratuitously attack Clinton to ingratiate ourselves to her critics, we cannot sit back while the Democratic party establishment tries to minimize and tear down the mass movement Sanders has built. That includes the Obamas, Nancy Pelosi, Chuck Schumer, Joe Biden and other Democratic leaders who over the past two decades have proven unable (or unwilling) to stem a rising and emboldened right wing in America, while they continue to peddle the fiction that Sanders and his voters are “too far left”

It is long past time for a progressive overhaul of the entire party, and it would better for our country and our future if Democratic leaders encouraged the Sanders movement rather than try to erase it."

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Early in the 2016 Primary campaign, I started a Facebook group: Bernie Sanders: Advice and Strategies to Help Him Win! As the primary season advanced, we shifted the focus to advancing Bernie's legislation in the Senate, particularly the (more...)

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