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Response to creon (Reply #35)

Sat Jun 18, 2016, 02:44 PM

36. I think Sanders "cares" in a sense but

 

he has that old white guy know-it-all attitude where just because he's been a socialist for so long he knows everything there is to know about class struggle.

Starry told me about a guy who went to a Trayvon Martin rally who was like one of those old activists and instead of talking about police brutality and racism, he talked about capitalism. Yes, you can crack open a book and say "capitalism helped create the social conditions that led to Trayvon's death" but that isn't going to resonate with black parents scared their children will be shot by racist white guys.

The distinction does continue today btw, CPUSA strongly endorsed Obama both times and will likely strongly endorse Hillary.

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