Is Tim Canova’s Congressional Bid As An Independent A Watershed Moment For The Democratic Party?

If Canova’s campaign proves successful, it may signal far more than the displacement of an infamously corrupt figure in Floridian and national Democratic party politics: it would also confirm a sea-change in the strategy used by progressives, inspired by Bernie Sanders’ 2016 Presidential bid, who refuse to remain penned in by the limits of a corrupt, corporatized Democratic Party establishment that denied them the candidate they rightfully chose.