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I Don’t Have to ‘Vote Blue No Matter Who’

As Biden shapes up to become the forerunner, I’m pulling away from the Democratic Party

A photo of Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders elbow bumping each other at the 11th Democratic Party 2020 presidential debate.
Democratic presidential hopefuls former US vice president Joe Biden (L) and Senator Bernie Sanders (R) greet each other with an elbow bump as they arrive for the 11th Democratic Party 2020 presidential debate. Photo: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images

If you had asked me a week ago, I would have said I am “voting blue no matter who.” That is no longer the case.

I am an avid Bernie Sanders fan, but after the results of Super Tuesday and the primaries on March 10, I am…




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Olivia Harden

Olivia Harden

I am a writer and journalist based out of the greater Los Angeles area. I like social justice things, but also astrology and memes. linktr.ee/livineuphoria

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