What does it mean to call yourself, or someone else ‘progressive'?
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I was thinking about Congressman Ron Dellums today, on his birthday. I rarely see or read references to him, yet he was probably the most “progressive” member of Congress in the modern era. I’ve written about him here before, most notably for Black History Month, in “Ron Dellums: A black Democratic Socialist in Congress.”

Dellums often described himself as a radical. He was also a founding member of the Congressional Black Caucus and co-founder of the Progressive Caucus. He mentored one of the...

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