As a millennial and a voter, I don’t much care for all this debate about the comparative merits and foibles of capitalism and socialism. It is awfully far removed from my immediate concerns over personal finances. All I want is to buy a home, raise a family, ensure their health and safety.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s stunning primary victory over Congressman Joe Crowley in New York suggested a pronounced shift of the Democratic Party toward Socialism. But progressive voters should consider another model other than the left-leaning Democrat: a new socialist party.