Thursday, February 11, 2016

The New York Times is right about the Bernie Sanders Political Revolution, with ballots, not bullets

Mr. Sanders translates stagnant middle-class incomes and rising inequality into outrage against Wall Street “millionaires and billionaires” who prosper in a global economy under rules they’ve written. His message is attractive to liberals, especially young Democrats facing large college debt and lackluster earning prospects.

“Tonight we serve notice to the political and economic establishment of this country that the American people will not continue to accept a corrupt campaign finance system that is undermining American democracy,” he declared in New Hampshire. “We will not accept a rigged economy in which ordinary Americans work longer hours for lower wages while almost all new income and wealth goes to the top 1 percent.”

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