December 19, 2001
The veteran senator is a fixture of California politics, but she personifies the Golden State’s past—not its present or future.
Full employment is still necessary, but rebuilding the middle class also requires dethroning shareholders and boosting worker power.
Sanders’s Medicare for All bill is built on the understanding that revolutions take time.
Harold Meyerson is the executive editor of The American Prospect. His email is email@example.com.