So when political leaders like Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders echo this sentiment, this very accurate interpretation of a reality that I (and others) face daily, then why yes, as a matter of fact, I do Feel the Bern. So excuse me if I have a very hard time being told that I am “unrealistic” or “too idealistic” for supporting candidates who seek fundamental, rather than incremental, transformation of this reality. I can only come to the conclusion that these friends, colleagues and digital acquaintances live ver…
Well said. That’s why I support them as well. Give it everything you’ve got on the campaign trail, or the telephone banks, or however you get involved. But don’t let any setback (like a Clinton nomination) stop you from working for the right principles. Not just in 2016, but your local and state elections every year from now until 2020.
The rich and powerful are not going to feel the Bern unless we kick the Republicans out of Congress and the state legislatures that gerrymander the voting districts.