As the 2016 election was approaching in the distance, it was natural for Democrats, even progressive Democrats, to summon up enthusiasm for Hillary Clinton. But with Bernie Sanders having demonstrated beyond question that he is a viable candidate, everyone with a brain and a heart should be getting behind him, at least in this commentator’s opinion.
In the current state of the United States and the planet, in the ecological and the economic and social justice spheres, if you don’t see the need for something approaching a revolution, you’re not looking hard enough. Only one of these candidates is at all prepared to lead that revolution. This blog strongly endorses Bernie Sanders for President.