Jacob Swen­son-Lengyel is an orga­niz­er and writer who lives in Chica­go. He com­plet­ed an A.M. in phi­los­o­phy at the Uni­ver­si­ty of Chica­go before becom­ing involved in polit­i­cal work full time. Read more of his writ­ing at https://​jacob​swen​son​.me, fol­low him on twit­ter @_JacobSL, or check out his Insta­gram @SignsOfResistance2017
Forget Building Our Own Tea Party. The Left Can Win So Much More.
We should set our sights beyond just primary challenges and reshaping the Democratic Party; this is an opportunity to build a movement that can challenge capital and corporate power.
Why Radicals Like Bernie Sanders Should Run As Democrats, Not Independents
The Left should take a page from the Tea Party's playbook and take power from within the Democratic Party.