Joe Biden Offers his Own Version of MAGA

If the noise coming from Joe Biden’s presidential campaign sounds familiar, it might be because it echoes the message that we heard four years ago from Donald Trump. No, Biden is not using blatantly racist messaging to appeal to a rabid base of white voters who are aggrieved by the existence of a black president. Instead, Biden is selling voters on a mythical and glorious America that existed before Trump, and declaring himself as the only person who can return us to that noble past. While Trump’s MAGA declaration harkens back to the days of Jim Crow, when the KKK kept black people in…