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Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer and the other “Left, Right & Center” panelists conduct a group therapy session for the political parties, with Scheer holding out hope to Bernie Sanders.

National Review’s Rich Lowry says he feels “increasingly lonely” in his corner. Scheer believes that “you take the electoral process to the end,” and Business Insider’s Josh Barro calls for people to consider their dignity before they decide whether to get in bed with Donald Trump.


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