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OPINION: The center cannot hold, unless ...

The upset of a longtime New York congressman by a millennial socialist should have stunned Democratic leaders, but they just shrugged.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez defeated Joe Crowley, the No. 4 House Democrat, because he was no longer liberal enough for his base.

She ran on a platform of Medicare for all, abolishing Immigration and Customs Enforcement, free tuition for public universities, canceling student debt, ending the war on drugs, and a universal jobs guarantee of a $15 hourly minimum wage and child care.

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