Horseshoe My Ass
OK, now stay with me, because this may seem complicated, but it’s not.
I want you to compare these two quotes:
Like the Tea Party, the alt-left … has been co-opted by radical figures who call themselves progressive, yet refuse to 1.) organize in any viable…
“I wouldn’t want to move to California if it meant paying 15% more in taxes for health coverage I already have for free through my employer.”
That’s really the key line of this unfortunate article. You don’t get that insurance “for free.” It’s part of your compensation package; you’re paid less and that’s why you have it.
I wrote an initial response to Perry’s nonsense then decided to expand it into a full article. It’s here:
This article is extremely disingenuous and is, I’m afraid, little more than a deep dive into all the bullsh*t reasons that Corporate Democrats are using to “punch left”, stifle dissent and stop the forces for change — change that is desperately needed if the Democratic Party is to even survive as a viable national party rather than a regional party…