“IT’S GOING TO TAKE MILITANCY”
by Sharon Rondeau
As with other PV videos, an undercover journalist with a camera engaged the staffers in conversations, asking pointed questions about how the staffers envision enacting their agendas.
At 6:24, organizer Mason Baird tells the journalist, “It’s going to take militancy…An empire has sorta never been toppled by internal struggle, so it’s like, I don’t really see that working out.”
The other organizer, Daniel Taylor, states that “even if Bernie is elected, change will not come swiftly or easily. The connections that we’re making now within the campaign and with new volunteers and at events, it’s very important that we retain that, regardless of the outcome. it is unfortunate that we have to make plans for extreme action…”
The Sanders campaign has not commented on the videos.