AOC vs Bernie On How To Lead The Left…


Date: April 08, 2020

01) AOC vs Bernie On How To Lead The Left


“Is AOC changing her strategy on how to lead the left? Ana Kasparian and Cenk Uygur, hosts of The Young Turks, break it down.

Soon after her upset primary victory against a Democratic Party boss in 2018, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez traveled to St. Louis to prove her victory wasn’t a one-off by campaigning for Cori Bush, who was similarly taking on a longtime Democratic congressman.

“What I’m asking for you to do is to support my sister, Cori Bush,” Ocasio-Cortez said at a rally. “It is so important what we did, we just came off of this win in New York, but people were trying to say, ‘It’s just one place.’

Citation:
https://www.politico.com/news/2020/03/30/new-aoc-divides-the-left-150767

In Conversation with Anand Giridharadas: Winners Take All (Even in a Global Pandemic)…


Date: April 07, 2020

01) In Conversation with Anand Giridharadas: Winners Take All (Even in a Global Pandemic)


“Former Secretary of Labor Robert Reich sits down (virtually) with Anand Giridharadas, author of Winners Take All, to take a closer look at the questions at the forefront of today’s political discourse: Can billionaires save us? Are businesspeople specially capable of governing? Should healthcare be a product supplied by the market or a right? They’ll explore how these questions have become even more pressing during this global pandemic, and expose the fundamental truth that oligarchy is only good for the oligarchs.

** Anand had to drop off but we’ll be doing these more regularly. Thanks for tuning in. Please stay safe.”