In the late 1970s, Bernie Sanders and his supporters started the Independent Coalition to address a then Red rural state in Vermont. And they did this to create the conditions for real progressives to be able to viably run for office.
‘If you still feel that way, that’s your decision. But, I have made my point quite clear. Bernie bashing is a tactic of the Right that the Left has fed right into. We have divided ourselves over something that is nothing more than high school drama.’