Democratic United States presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden speaks during a campaign stop in Los Angeles, California, on March 4, 2020 [Mike Blake/Reuters]
Joe Biden has rerisen.
His resurrection is the resurrection of the establishment.
In this case, and in this context, the resurrection of the Democratic Party as a political party by, for, and of, the establishment. A political party that will embrace and protect the status quo of money: money in politics, money buying influence, and money exercising power – though in the polite, familiar ways we are used to, not in the vulgar, low-life, rub everyone’s face in it, Trump-style.
Joe absolutely represents the establishment. Barack Obama picked him, the oldest most establishment white guy around, as his vice