The 27-year-old Latina socialist speaks about the flurry of national interest in her run for New York senate and ‘extraordinary’ current political moment

It’s been two months since Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez stunned the Democratic establishment by beating Joe Crowley in a Democratic primary for US congress. Now Julia Salazar, a fellow Democratic socialist, is hoping to recreate that victory, in what would be another boost for the progressive left.

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