A retrospective look at the life — and death — of the Joshua Collins’ campaign

Another Congressional primary wrapped up the other day, and Joshua Collins, a 26-year-old Socialist and ex-truck driver, who had gained a large online following on Twitter and TikTok, suffered an embarrassing defeat in Washington’s 10th district, gaining just over 1000 votes and only .09% of the vote share. This defeat comes to the surprise of very few.

Joshua Collins got his start in politics after witnessing Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s victory against decade long-time incumbent Rep. Joseph Crowley, which insipred the politically disillusioned truck driver. …

Billy Noon

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