(2 comments) Saturday, July 22, 2017 A Thought for Bernie Sanders: Maybe He Should Join the Democratic Party?
Any decision as to Sanders's political status is obviously ultimately his to make, of course. Yet his oft-stated point, "It's not about me, it's us" -- so central to his campaign -- does suggest that the consideration is a legitimate matter for all of "us." And one can't help but wonder if Bernie Sanders couldn't add a measure of clarity to the current situation.
(1 comments) Thursday, May 4, 2017 A California fix from out of old Massachusetts?
The California legislature blocked single-payer health-care legislation for four years. This couldn't happen in Massachusetts where citizens have the "right of free petition."
(2 comments) Wednesday, July 6, 2016 An Old-Time Convention In Philadelphia?
When Bernie Sanders delegates actually vote for their candidate at the Philadelphia convention, instead of going for pretend unity, they will be adhering to a long and honorable democratic, and Democratic tradition.