How Socialism Stopped Being a Dirty Word for Some Voters – And Started Winning Elections Across America  

The leftist Democratic Socialists of America, which helped congressional star Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez get elected in 2018, looks to be a big political player again in New York City’s 2021 municipal elections.

Source: How Socialism Stopped Being a Dirty Word for Some Voters – And Started Winning Elections Across America | Portside

AOC joins other Democrats to boycott Trump’s State of the Union 

Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Ayanna Pressley joined a small but growing list of House Democrats who will skip President Donald Trump’s third State of the Union speech, scheduled for 9 pm ET Tuesday.The impeached president, who could be acquitted by Senate Republicans as soon as Wednesday,

Source: ‘None of this is normal’: AOC joins other Democrats to boycott Trump’s State of the Union – Alternet.org