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Organizing for Action

It takes a movement

It takes a movement

In 2008, when then-Sen. Barack Obama promised progressive change if elected president, his primary opponent, then-Sen.Hillary Clinton, derided him.

"The skies will open, the light will come down, celestial choirs will be singing, and everyone will know we should do the right thing and the world will be perfect," she said sarcastically, adding "I have no illusions about how hard this is going to be.

Fast-forward eight years. "I wish that we could elect a Democratic president who could wave a magic wand and say, 'We shall do this, and we shall do that,'" Ms. Clinton said recently in response to Bernie Sanders' proposals. "That ain't the real world...

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