President Donald Trump just dropped a huge bombshell on Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY). The career politician from New York is completely finished now.
In the article, the former speechwriter for Bernie Sanders’ 2020 campaign, David Sirota, is quoted as one of the progressive figureheads trying to stir up enough momentum for Ocasio-Cortez.
The fastest way to speed up the process of changing the corrupt, do-nothing, status-quo-protecting culture of the national Democratic Party is for @AOC to defeat @ChuckSchumer,” he tweeted.
Trump and Sirota clearly agree that Ocasio-Cortez should run against Schumer, but one thing is obvious: it is for entirely different reasons. Trump wants the Democratic Party to lurch even further left.
Sirota and other progressive idealists, however, are convinced that democratic socialism (see also: Marxism) is the future of the Democratic Party. They are naive to think America will accept it.
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