Joe Biden Says He Needs the Left? Then He Better Start Acting Like it.

A response to the presumptive democratic nominee’s latest plea.

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For many on the left like myself, it certainly goes without saying that Joe Biden is far from my first choice when considering who I would like to see on top of the democratic ticket, especially given the current circumstances and knowing…




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