Bernie’s Plan To Restore The Middle Class

The middle class is at a tipping point, and it won’t last another generation if we don’t boldly change course now. The surest path to the middle class for American workers is with unions. The…



The Minimum Wage

Friend, Today’s minimum wage of $7.25 an hour is a starvation wage. We need to raise that to a living wage, because anyone who works 40 hours a week shouldn’t live in poverty. Yesterday I…


There’s only one right answer on Keystone XL: NO

Climate change is an unprecedented planetary emergency. If we don’t act aggressively now to combat it, there will be major and painful consequences in store later: rising oceans that inundate coastal areas, bigger superstorms like…


That Poll In Iowa..

When the Des Moines Register polled the Iowa Caucuses before we officially entered the race, Bernie Sanders trailed Hillary Clinton by more than fifty points. In May, shortly after we announced our campaign, her lead…


I want you to read this note

Over the weekend, another positive poll came out for our campaign — one that showed us within single digits of Hillary Clinton in Iowa for the first time. I want you to read this note…



Happy Birthday Bernie! From Jane

I first met Bernie when he was running for mayor of Burlington. At the time, I was working at a youth center and had arranged a meeting between low-income citizens’ groups and the incumbent mayor….



Freedom?.. Not So Much.

“If we don’t believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don’t believe in it at all.” – Noam Chomsky. A lot of talk has went in towards the term ‘Freedom’ in the…


The Effects Of Prejudice

Prejudice can be a tricky concept to quantify. Sometimes an event can be misconstrued as being driven by prejudice, like government officials expressing dominance over a certain population of people. Some may see their actions…


Why I support Bernie Sanders

“Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired signifies in the final sense, a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed. This…