Advice for HRC on the Progressive vs. Moderate Non-Issue
HRC: Bernie, it is not what you say, but what you do that defines you as a politician. Why don’t you and I, and our supporters, quit quibbling about definitions. We’ve both been in politics for a long time. Let’s just compare who has gotten programs passed for vulnerable populations in this country, you know, those folks who normally get nothing from the political process unless someone fights for them against the entrenched powers in our society.
THELEFTCORNER.COM: In fact, let’s just all agree (Bernie, HRC, and all the rest) that definitional debates are bullshit and a topic best left to political science classes at Brown University. Real people vote for people and for issue stances, not labels.