The electability argument is dead

Bernie Sanders just put 5 million nails in the coffin.

(Gage Skidmore / CC-BY-SA 2.0)

On New Year’s Day, the Sanders campaign announced that it had achieved a record-breaking 5 million individual donations in 2019. No other candidate in history has had as many contributors at this point in the election season. There is no longer room for doubt about the Vermont Senator’s “electability.” Sanders’…

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Journalist and activist. Founder and co-chair of DivestSPD. Bylines at SPLC, The Baffler, GEN, USA Today. Follow on Twitter: @justwardoctrine, @DivestSPD

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Justin Ward

Journalist and activist. Founder and co-chair of DivestSPD. Bylines at SPLC, The Baffler, GEN, USA Today. Follow on Twitter: @justwardoctrine, @DivestSPD