Prominent Democrats and liberal writers lost their minds when the Democratic Socialists of America announced it would not endorse Joe Biden. But why would a socialist organization campaign for a politician who opposes everything that organization stands for?
Andrew Sernatinger is a labor activist and member of DSA in Madison, Wisconsin. He has written for New Politics and International Viewpoint and contributed to the edited collection Wisconsin Uprising: Labor Fights Back (2012).
Socialism is moving from the margins to the center of American politics. After the Democratic Socialists of America’s convention in Atlanta last weekend, DSA is better positioned than ever to lead the socialist charge.