The Democratic establishment owes Bernie Sanders a debt of gratitude

The Democratic establishment owes Bernie Sanders a debt of gratitude

Bernie Sanders’s campaign for the Democratic nomination has thrown a wrench into Hillary Clinton’s coronation. Several months ago, Sanders polled in the single digits and was widely panned as ‘your crazy socialist uncle.’ Recently, his polling numbers have pulled to within a few percentage points of Clinton’s. The RealClearPolitics polling...

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The 2016 Nominations: Twilight of the Idols

As a freshman I took an intro political science course in which our instructor made the prediction that Hillary Clinton would become the next president. He presented Clinton as inevitable: “Hillary Clinton will be the next president.” When students brought up counter-points and questions about contingency: “Hillary Clinton will be...

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