identity politics
maintaining a distance

Establishment Democrats Rely on Identity Politics to Ignore How Socialism Is Energizing Voters

Ocasio-Cortez, who is a 28-year-old Latina working class activist from the Bronx, defeated 10-term congressman, Representative Joe Crowley, in the primary on June 26. She is also a Democratic Socialists of America member and organizer for Senator Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign.