Reading Time: 3 minutes If you wonder why Sanders had such a hard time, despite his wide appeal, look no further than the role of the media.
Reading Time: 4 minutes Controversy sells, and therefore the media has made the primary battle between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders into something it is not. But New York voters aren’t buying it.
Reading Time: 2 minutes Why did it take The New York Times so long to report the paradox that Bernie Sanders’s core strengths were harming him in the cynical world of presidential campaigning?
Reading Time: 4 minutes Why does Ted Cruz ask Sanders for so much money? What is most obscene about the George Clooney fundraiser for Hillary Clinton? How much would the “Trumpification” of the White House cost?
Reading Time: 3 minutes The New York City Board of Elections has confused voters with a misleading mailer — and it could end up hurting the populist candidates. Was this an accident? Either way, the authorities show little concern about fixing it.
Reading Time: 4 minutes While Bernie Sanders is continuing to fight an uphill battle for the Democratic nomination, the three blowout victories from Saturday still give him a path to victory.
Reading Time: 2 minutes A very unlikely source predicts that Sanders is going to finish the month strong. How much of a difference will that make?
Reading Time: 7 minutes For some people, Bernie Sanders is too far to the left. But, for others, he isn’t far enough to the left — and they are increasingly vocal about their discontent.
Reading Time: 3 minutes First, Clinton-friendly media tried to bury Sanders’ civil rights record. Now, it’s twisting Sanders’ progress as gains for Clinton; and helping Cruz over Trump.
Reading Time: 5 minutes Bernie Sanders’s candidacy has been set back by strong black support for Hillary Clinton. One reason is that the black community has never really heard the full story of Sanders’s civil rights commitment — or been given a chance to fully compare his record against Clinton’s. That’s by design.