Bernie Is a Mainstream Democrat
By David Limbaugh
USA – -(Ammoland.com)- People often make fun of Bernie Sanders and his supporters, but with all this levity, we may be underestimating the seriousness of this political movement and what it signifies concerning our ongoing struggle for liberty.
At first, no one took Sanders’ candidacy seriously. After all, he’s an unapologetic, card-carrying socialist who would have been laughed off the political stage just a few years ago.
Despite his buffoonish demeanor and style, Sanders began picking up substantial support from the beginning.
There is no question that Sanders’ competitiveness in the primaries shows how unappealing Hillary Clinton is, even among many on the left, and it could be argued that Sanders wouldn’t have fared so well against other viable Democratic candidates. I’m not so sure. Besides, are there other viable Democratic candidates? Where are they? Where were they?
No, Bernie didn’t arise in a vacuum. His far-left army isn’t merely some “Star Trek”-ish cult phenomenon. The Bern movement is just a conglomeration of the leftist malcontents who have been growing in influence in the Democratic Party since at least the George W. Bush years.
At this point, people who are …Read the Rest