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Response to forjusticethunders (Original post)

Fri Jun 17, 2016, 01:02 PM

5. They (the far left) have used the internet pretty successfully

to spread a lot of propaganda. It would be so much better for them to focus on the real right. This idea that all we need to do to fix the problem is nominate more "Progressive" candidates has certainly captured a good chunk of folks imagination. Well, we just tested it with Bernie and the other candidates he supports. Its not working. And we should be happy it did not. If a candidate runs in a primary from the left and loses, that is clear proof they would lose in a GE, at least in my view. And if they win the primary, there is no guarantee they would win the GE.

Bottom line is, these policy proposals need to be proven out in State and local races in battleground states.

It does little good and probably harm long term to liberal causes, to run a national candidate that is outside the norm as represented in Congress and the General electorate, just my opinion. But lets watch Trump and see how it works out for the other side.

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