Bernie’s Revolution is Bigger than the Democratic party

21 Apr

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Why Bernie Sanders’ movement is much larger than this election

Tony Karon

A political revolution can’t be built in a single election cycle. What matters is that the movement continues after the election – whether or not he wins

The US media and political establishment insist on reading Bernie Sanders’ presidential run as a Don Quixote story – an underdog’s doomed, if poetically heroic, challenge to an immutable status quo that offers little hope to the poor.

But Sanders’ performance and prospects can’t be assessed by the metrics of traditional electoral politics, because he has always set the goals of his campaign on terms that defy the yardsticks of campaigning as we know it.

Despite the “Bernie” thing, Sanders presents his persona as no more than the sum of the ideas and principles he puts before the electorate in pursuit of a “political revolution” against a political system in thrall…

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