Jimmy Dore is my favorite leftwinger.
I don’t say this because he criticizes the Biden administration. I almost always agree with his takes on the issues. We share a lot of common ground on the economy and foreign policy.
It doesn’t seem to have occurred to Pete Buttigieg that people who live in rural areas depend more on their own vehicles and that taxing the shit out of them at the pump in order to fund some kind of bizarre green infrastructure plan for bugmen in big cities would be extremely unpopular.
Buttigieg got so much criticism that he has already walked it back: