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    BNC had 12,000 applications for the 2018...

    BNC had 12,000 applications for the 2018 Congressional races, and ended up with 31 candidates, including AOC.

    Then Robb Ryerse, an Arkansas pastor who was the only Republican to run as a BNC...
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    Chapte 5. The Civil War To Come In early 2017,...

    Chapte 5. The Civil War To Come

    In early 2017, Isra Allison, then executive director of Brand New Congress, said about one of the groups' recruits, “This nomination is amazing. We have to go out...
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    4. The Left of the Possible Starts with AOC...

    4. The Left of the Possible

    Starts with AOC mentioning Star Trek, what she mentioned in her acceptance speech after winning the endorsement of the NY Democratic Socialists of America. It “was one...
  4. Fossils were often considered excellent evidence...

    Fossils were often considered excellent evidence of Noah's Flood, and in the 18th cy., Voltaire tried to debunk them. https://decapoda.nhm.org/pdfs/33537/33537.pdf

    Some other theories in early...
  5. As to how the mainstream of the scientific...

    As to how the mainstream of the scientific community came to accept the great age of the Universe and the evolution of life, it is a very interesting story.

    Theoretical science began in the...
  6. The latest numbers from the NYT: 62.7-37.3 at...

    The latest numbers from the NYT:
    62.7-37.3 at 93%
    50-50, 58-42: both over threshold

    The slow decline is due to counting votes in the more rural parts of the state, parts that tended to vote to...
  7. Using the electoral vote for Obama but not for...

    Using the electoral vote for Obama but not for Hillary Clinton, that's cheating. Obama did NOT win the popular vote by his electoral-vote margins in either of his Presidential elections. I had to go...
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    "But for Ocasio-Cortez, the race was also an...

    "But for Ocasio-Cortez, the race was also an introduction to New York’s opaque election laws, revealing how the state laws are engineered to retain the incumbents and to fend off any challengers."
    ...
  9. The latest numbers from the NYT: 62.8-37.2 at...

    The latest numbers from the NYT:
    62.8-37.2 at 92%
    50-50: over threshold _ 58-42: 3-97




    And let me be clear, there is no doubt in my mind whatsoever that racism (and old money and executive...
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    Derec, why do you state that you are not a...

    I am not a right-winger, ...[/QUOTE]
    Derec, why do you state that you are not a right-winger? Where do you differ from the right wing?
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    Then about Election Night. AOC: “No matter what...

    Then about Election Night. AOC: “No matter what happens, this does not stop here. I want every single one of you, to stay active, to keep pushing. Once people have been woken up, they don’t go back...
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    Then the book mentioned activism to unseat NY...

    Then the book mentioned activism to unseat NY state legislators who joined the Independent Democratic Conference (IDC), an organization of pro-Republican Democratic legislators. While that was...
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    Being a bartender meant that AOC was going...

    Being a bartender meant that AOC was going nowhere, and she climbed back out by becoming an activist and a campaigner, then running for office.

    In politics, despite enthusiastically supporting...
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    I'm not very perceptive of such things. David...

    I'm not very perceptive of such things.

    David Freedlander then discussed the connection of AOC with the National Hispanic Institute, an organization that trains people to lead in the Hispanic...
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    Dream on. I think that Bernie Sanders could have...

    Dream on. I think that Bernie Sanders could have won, because he would seem less like some entitled Washington insider than Hillary Clinton was. But if the Democratic establishment refused to support...
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    She blogged in her BU days, and DF quotes what...

    She blogged in her BU days, and DF quotes what she said about feminism. It was not clear what she had in mind. Was she saying that the essential battles of feminism are now won and that "equality for...
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    "The Sanders campaign of 2016, with its electric...

    "The Sanders campaign of 2016, with its electric energy, massive crowds, millions in small-dollar fundraising contributions, and millions of votes, despite—or because of—being the most avowedly...
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    Now the book itself. Its intro sets the scene...

    Now the book itself.

    Its intro sets the scene with activist Sean McElwee who hosted a happy hour at a bar for fellow activists back in 2017. He founded Data for Progress, a polling site. "He also...
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    Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and America’s Most...

    Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and America’s Most Liberal Generation - The New York Times

    The two Arthur Schlesingers would chuckle over what has been happening. They'd say that it's the emergence of...
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    Continuing with The Nation's review, ...

    Continuing with The Nation's review,

    Right-wingers have snickered about how AOC's class origin is more bourgeois than proletarian, to use Marxist terminology, and it is true that she didn't...
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    AOC spends a lot of time in her district: Treat...

    AOC spends a lot of time in her district: Treat Yourself Jerk 🇯🇲 on Instagram: “Thank you @aoc for stopping by! Hope you enjoyed our “disrespectful” hot sauce! #queensinternationalnightmarket...
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    Though she doesn't seem very good at whiteboards,...

    Though she doesn't seem very good at whiteboards, unlike her good friend Katie Porter.

    The article then discussed the artistic design of AOC's campaign posters. "Her yellow posters, featuring the...
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    House Passes Rep. AOC's Bronx, Queens Community...

    House Passes Rep. AOC's Bronx, Queens Community Project Funding Requests | Representative Ocasio-Cortez

    But then again, I've never seen AOC grumble about pork barrel. In fact, she's sometimes...
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    What AOC was talking about: Unearthed on...

    What AOC was talking about:
    Unearthed on Twitter: "REVEALED: How Exxon held back climate action for decades, and is still doing it today. We went undercover with Exxon’s lobbyists to expose the...
  25. Back to that CNN article. Just as well. If the...

    Back to that CNN article.

    Just as well. If the Republicans won't cooperate, then the Democrats should leave them behind.

    I'd also like to see the Democrats make most Federal agencies run on...
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