Hillary has no shame
(Matt Binder for CAFE)
“She wants to purge the trouble-makers. She longs for the days when she and Bill could dine with Alan Greenspan and the super rich, and no one noticed or cared. But the financial crash, Occupy Wall Street, Elizabeth Warren and then Bernie and his passionate followers put enormous pressure on the cozy relations between Democratic officials and financial elites.
As Hillary makes clear, it is much easier to attack the radical reformers than to institute radical reforms.”
So much for sowing party unity in a time of deep peril.. In her new book What Happened? Hillary Clinton goes after Bernie Sanders with a vengeance. She claims that:Bernie is a snake oil salesman who makes preposterous promises;That he is partly responsible for Trump’s “Crooked Hillary” mantra; andTh…
I never supported Hillary and blame her for Trumps election. That said, she was right here.
Too bad she “elevated” Trump and helped him win the GOP nomination….
Why Democrats lose: Because Wall St doesn’t need two parties, but workers, consumers, and taxpayers need at least one.
In the last decade, the Democratic Party lost the White House, Congress, most governorships and hundreds of legislative seats. That happened as Democratic powerbrokers worked to promote more corporate-friendly leaders like Hillary Clinton, holding back more progressive icons like Sen. Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren.
As the 2018 election approaches, author Thomas Frank argues that the party has made a catastrophic mistake by coddling big money and disavowing its New Deal roots.
Economic Despair and extreme skepticism of Hillary Clinton led to the Election of Donald Trump and the Republicans to Congress (even though Clinton won the popular) vote, judging by his actions, he is going to make things alot worse.
Things like this are why Clinton lost, not sexism. Sure sexism played a part in her loss which shouldn’t be overlooked, but she lost on issues.
Privatizing prisons, slashing the social safety net, deregulating banks and corporations, catering to corporate America, “tough on crime” policies, spreading fracking across the globe, “free trade” deals that decimated the middle class, and war mongering to rival Dick Cheney is the Clinton legacy. No amount of whitewash could cover the strings of corporate America that held Clinton up. This is why she lost.
Social media erupted Tuesday, June 6, after excerpts from Hillary Clinton’s 1996 book “It Takes a Village” revealed that she employed Black inmates while s
“Individuals who are ‘extremely careless’ with classified information should be denied further access to information,” Ryan said about someone else in July.
“Jim Comey didn’t tell her not to campaign in Wisconsin after the convention,” said Axelrod, who served as former president Barack Obama’s adviser, on CNN on Wednesday. “Jim Comey didn’t say ‘don’t put any resources into Michigan until the final week of the campaign.'” David Axelrod, Democratic Strategist
Axelrod said Clinton shouldn’t shift responsibility for her loss and should move on.