published in Jacobin
Even though pubic support for Medicare for All is significant, with "pools showing from around 40 to 69 percent support," translating the popular will to legislation is difficult. It's especially so when facing a nearly $3.5 trillion industry that has a lot of power in politics. Shure argues that "we'll never get Medicare for All by organizing for it alone," and that we must build stronger movements before it could even be a possibility.
228 days ago