MSNBC panelist and Democratic strategist Waleed Shahid tried to explain the concept of democracy agains the idea of socialism in the United States.
Shahid insisted the college admission scandal proves the need for radical proposals like the Green New Deal.
Shahid is the communications director for Justice Democrats and previously worked for both Sen. Bernie Sanders and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
Oh now that makes sense.
"I don't think it's about democratic socialism or any of these labels," Shahid said, before invoking another label. "It's about reclaiming what democracy means. Democracy should mean taking power and wealth from those who hoard it, and making sure it belongs to everyone,"
Elections have consequences.
Watch the segment below.