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Remember back in the primaries when Hillary Clinton, backed up by a chorus of elite media surrogates, told us how Sanders’ proposal for universal health care was pie in the sky?
Remember when Paul Krugman wrote a column called “How Change Happens” in which he called Sanders’ proposals “happy dreams” and lauded the virtue of incremental change?
He wasn’t alone; the entire Democratic establishment and the elite media went after Sanders with the same meme. Nothing ratcheted up their ridicule more than Sanders’ proposal for universal health care.