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Response to dsc (Reply #24)

Thu Feb 18, 2016, 10:00 AM

27. you might be underestimating the depth of the despair

in poor southern areas. bernie has been doing very well with working class whites, and is making inroads with minorities by emphasizing how his message benefits them and how he plans to combat specific issues of systemic racism. and any "recovery" has forgotten the poor white south. they need help, and tax cuts to the "job creators" promised by the gop isn't going to do shit for them. not to mention those in red states who can't get health care because their asshole gov refused the medicaid expansion.

this country is ready for bernie, and in more places than many think.

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