The New Democrats

But if the interests and policy preferences of the wealthy take precedence over those of the average citizen, that is the politics of plutocracy, not populism.


Ocasio-Cortez’s first point was that being opposed to Donald Trump and his actions, while essential, isn’t a sufficient political strategy

Both quotes are from the excellent NYTimes articleAlexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Message to the Democratic Party.

Whether you agree with Pelosi or not, quite the upset and quite the future in politics.