"Your continued support of a two-party system, a lesser-evil mentality and for the reform of a party that humiliated you and continues to shame your core constituency legitimizes the corruption in Washington and is highly detrimental to the causes you claim to champion."
The Vermont senator responded to the election of Donald Trump with an offer to help him "improve the lives of working families in this country," if he's actually serious about working toward that.
It’s smart politics, but it’s a hoax. The real estate magnate is even more of an establishment figure than Hillary Clinton is: He inherited a fortune from his father; he has spent years bribing politicians to subsidize his hotels and casinos; and he has repeatedly used bankruptcy to shield his money while leaving creditors and workers holding the bag.
Will Bernie Sanders’ supporters rally behind Hillary Clinton if she gets the nomination? Likewise, if Donald Trump is denied the Republican nomination, will his supporters back whoever gets the Republican nod?
Lindsey Graham has been posing as the voice of reason in the Republican Party for the past few weeks, warning Tuesday that if Donald Trump gets the Republican nomination and Hillary Clinton is the Democratic standard-bearer, then “crazy loses to dishonest” in the public’s eye.
Glenn Greenwald Compares 7 Stages of Establishment Backlash Against Jeremy Corbyn and Bernie Sanders
The journalist with The Intercept has done a great job of recording how establishment reactions to the rise of Bernie Sanders feel a bit like British déjà vu.