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Thread. #BernieSanders #AOC <== these people you’re hearing about & from—they’re integral players in a scheme taking place—the destruction or “take over” of Democrat party-to change the status quo. We didn’t know it was happening bc we’ve been inundated w/#Russia #Resist
A new group/platform/org. called #JusticeDemocrats - “The Democrat Party TAKE OVER HAS BEGUN ” - #CenkUygur 🗣explains🗣
There’s anger w/and in the #Democrat party bc of the #DNC #HRC loss so #CenkUygur, #BernieSanders & Silicon Valley tech millionaire Saikat Chakrabarti teamed up(he’s #AOC CoS)foxnews.com/politics/the-t…
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The Democratic Party is considering de-emphasizing or eliminating #superdelegates, which are heavily criticized for being small-d undemocratic, which they absolutely are. But please consider this defense of this essential protection against populist demagogues. /1
Lots of things have changed since the Founders founded, but their deep-seated fear of the damage a populist demagogue could do to a democracy remains absolutely valid. Hamilton's Federalist Papers are riddled with warnings from top to bottom. /2
Federalist Paper 1 featured this warning: "[O]f those men who have overturned the liberties of republics, the greatest number have begun their career by paying an obsequious court to the people; commencing demagogues, and ending tyrants." /3
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Let's discuss the rationale behind DNC postponing the #UnityReformCommission recommendations that were voted on & forwarded to #DNCrulesCommittee back in December 2017 to be acted on @ their March 2018 Winter Meeting
The #DNC postponed acting on the recommendations- MORE...
...which included doing away w/their mind-blowing #SuperDelegates that have been described as firewall against insurgent grassroots newcomers by former DNC chairman #DebbieWassermanSchults who was fired after it was determined she was rigging primaries 4 #HillaryClinton- MORE...
Let's be clear in public opinion polling that people that 'Identify' as Democrats does NOT mean they ARE Democrats An #UnaffiliatedVoter that left the party in disgust may still Identify with #Democrats MORE than the Republican Party– OK ?
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