Why a resurgent, unapologetic left is on the rise globally – Vox

But while it’s true that Clinton is attuned to the spirit of the times, the converse is that Sanders and Corbyn were preaching from this book when it wasn’t in keeping with the spirit of the times to do so. It means they offer a clean break with the neoliberal third-way past in a way no close associate of Blair or Bill Clinton possibly could. Establishment figures may start singing a somewhat different melody, but they’re never going to disavow a 1990s-vintage centrist turn that they sincerely believe saved progressive politics.

Matthew Yglesias: Why a resurgent, unapologetic left is on the rise globally – Vox

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