The danger of Bernie Sanders

To be fair, Bernie Sanders went to the USSR as part of an official trip as mayor of Burlington, Vermont.  He really did not go there for a honeymoon, as some of us have joked on social media.  Nevertheless, he did set up close city-to-city ties with the Sandinistas in Nicaragua and was very fond of their brand of socialism.  In other words, Bernie Sanders has always been fond of socialists, especially the ones who hate the U.S. Bernie Sanders has gotten a free ride from the media and the GOP so far.  I guess most of us just think Bernie will fizzle out after Hillary Clinton clinches the nomination.  We shouldn't be so optimistic.  No, Sanders won't get the nomination, but he has lit up a left-wing movement that we will see the next time the Democrats choose a president.  Add to this what we are seeing in colleges, and these anti-American lefties will be around for a while. We can say Trump is tapping into frustration, from free trade...(Read Full Post)