Michael Moore slams Pelosi after '60 Minutes' interview: Her 'old tired privileged ways are over'
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Liberal activist and filmmaker Michael Moore slammed Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiCutting tariffs is better than cutting payroll taxes to boost the economy Pelosi speaks with Israeli president after Trump controversy In debate over internet speech law, pay attention to whose voices are ignored MORE Monday after she appeared on CBS's "60 Minutes," saying the California Democrat's "old tired privileged ways are over."

Moore included a clip from Pelosi's interview in his tweet where she said that the progressive flank of the House Democratic Caucus, including freshmen such as Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-CortezAlexandria Ocasio-CortezStudents retreating from politics as campuses become progressive playgrounds Former GOP Rep. Jason Lewis says he'll challenge Tina Smith in Minnesota Poll: Voters split on whether it's acceptable for Israel to deny Omar, Tlaib visas MORE (D-N.Y.), is “like five people.”

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"I do reject socialism as an economic system. If people have that view, that's their view. That is not the view of the Democratic Party," Pelosi said.

“By and large, whatever orientation [House Democrats] came to Congress with, they know that we have to hold the center, that we have to go down the mainstream."

Moore has been an outspoken critic of President TrumpDonald John TrumpSarah Huckabee Sanders becomes Fox News contributor The US-Iranian scuffle over a ship is a sideshow to events in the Gulf South Korea: US, North Korea to resume nuclear talks 'soon' MORE since his election.

He has claimed Democrats were partially responsible for the president's win, saying they "actively depressed the vote" by not nominating candidates more different from Trump.