Tuesday, 18 February 2020

Let Them Eat Tech | Dissent Magazine

quote [ A new generation of Democratic Party politicians burst onto the national scene at the height of this crisis. These “New Democrats” or “Atari Democrats” went to great lengths to distance themselves from the party’s traditional associations with the industrial manufacturing sector and its powerful labor unions, shifting their focus to relentless high-tech growth instead.
[…]
By the time Bill Clinton returned to Whiteville in 2016, the area had long since attained the broadband internet access it once sorely lacked. But, if anything, the economic fortunes of the community had only worsened since his first visit sixteen years earlier. ]

That was interesting. And a global problem that one.
[SFW] [politics] [+1 Interesting]
[by Paracetamol@10:06amGMT]

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snowfox said @ 8:48am GMT on 21st Feb
I remember when Clinton was fuckable like in that picture. Now he's all wasted away and sad. Time ravages us all.

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