A U.S. senator from Vermont, previously a U.S. representative and former mayor of Burlington. Bernie Sanders, 73, has described himself as a Democratic Socialist. Although he declared himself to be independent as a senator, he has caucused with Democrats and is running for the Democratic nomination for president in 2016.
Watch Sen. Sanders' Meet the Press interview on July 26, 2015:
Scroll below for the top trending stories about Bernie Sanders shared, tweeted, viewed and commented on by people worldwide on social networks as identified and ranked by Lead Stories' Trendolizer (patent pending.)
At the heart of the democratic socialist vision flowering on the American left is the recognition that more than policy tweaks will be needed to empower everyday people to participate meaningfully in... -- https://www.facebook.com
I am so inspired by the young people mobilizing and organizing to put people before polluters, combat climate change, and lead a transition to clean energy. You have the power to change America and... -- https://www.facebook.com
It was encouraging and exciting to see so many people excited and energized for real progressive change this past weekend at the rallies in Tampa and Orlando to support Andrew Gillum for Governor of... -- https://www.facebook.com
Every 10 minutes, a child under the age of five dies of preventable causes in Yemen. What few Americans know, however, is that the U.S. military has been making the crisis worse by aiding the... -- https://www.facebook.com
This power plant proposal from the Trump administration would lead us in the complete opposite direction for where we need to be headed as a nation. Climate change is the single greatest threat... -- https://www.facebook.com
La vida intelectual de este sociólogo, chelista y escritor transcurre entre Harvard, el MIT y la London School of Economics. En su vida privada se añade Nueva York, desde Washington Square, donde domina el Manhattan bohemio. A sus 75 años, ... -- https://elpais.com
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