Right now I want to bring your attention to an article by Kai Heron and Jodi Dean in "e-flux," Revolution or Ruin, because it illustrates an important dilemma in today's politics which I've been discussing elsewhere on the Internet.
Here's Jimmy Dore echoing the same sentiment, kind of.
NOTE: This rant is not to poor cold water on Fire with Fire's essay, but that what started as a comment, turned into this... ramblings of a mindless lunatic!
How can there be a constitutional crisis when neither party, nor any federal or local law enforcement, actually recognizes the constitution any more? It's absurd.
This Great Awakening (GA) is not the one That Trumpocrats would have predicted. The reason they didn't see this coming is that they weren't looking the correct places. The People. Us. Everyday people.
What Bernie did was an absolutely necessary step that you see repeated over and over again throughout history. The people here that are most disgusted with Sanders (plus Jimmy Dore) want revolutionary change now.
That's not how things happen IRL!
Historically it's necessary for the moderates to get fed up first.
If you're old enough to remember what this meant. And what it still means today. It's about We the People, man. It's about human beings, we're all the same, except the bastards at the top that want war. Fuck them, Sleep with one eye open.