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tacocat  ·  185 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: DNC rule change angers Sanders supporters

I probably gave $100 dollars I couldn't really afford to Bernie. This seems like a minor technical change that won't change anything in the end. Russian trolls used anger at the DNC to get Trump elected so I don't know that I'm going to wash my hands of the whole party because they saw Hilary as more electable or whatever bullshit they might pull in the future. Republicans on a good day are arguably evil and we're living through the worst of what that party can do. It's not pretty




b_b  ·  185 days ago  ·  link  ·  

I also think the practical effect of the rule is small. The main point is that it is clearly a fuck you to Sanders, which I don't think is a good posture. They should be thinking about inclusivity more than almost anything.