Taking Aim at the DLC

TAKING AIM AT THE DLC….A reader points to this article by Benjamin Ross in Dissent in which he claims that the DLC is repeating the mistakes of the McGovern coalition of 1972. I don’t really know enough about the internal politics of the Democratic Party to be able to judge how good his argument is, but since the DLC has been writing memos going after Howard Dean for being a latter day George McGovern, it seems only fair for someone to return fire.

The article isn’t all that long, so after you’ve read it come on back and leave a comment. Does Ross make sense or not?