Bernie Sanders speaks outside his campaign headquarters in Washington, D. But political and social revolutions that attempt to transform our society never end. They continue every day, every week and every month in the fight to create a nation of social and economic justice. Story Continued Below Real change never takes place from the top down, or in the living rooms of wealthy campaign contributors.
Sanders declares presidential candidacy The independent Vermont senator railed against the political machine — blasting "ugly second ads," billionaire big-money donors and other "soap opera aspects of modern campaigns" — in a press conference kicking off his candidacy outside the Capitol on Thursday.
He said he is running to thwart trade deals like the country Trans-Pacific Partnership and to overhaul business tax rules so corporations operating in the United States cannot shelter their money overseas. Read More Sanders first announced his run in an email to supporters and media sent just after midnight early Thursday morning.
Bernie Sanders in the spotlight Photos: Bernie Sanders in the spotlight U. Bernie Sanders, an independent from Vermont, is the longest-serving independent in the history of Congress.
Hide Caption 1 of 28 Photos: Bernie Sanders in the spotlight Sanders, right, leads a sit-in organized by the Congress of Racial Equality in The demonstration was staged to oppose housing segregation at the University of Chicago.
It was Chicago's first civil rights sit-in.
Hide Caption 2 of 28 Photos: Bernie Sanders in the spotlight Sanders takes the oath of office to become the mayor of Burlington, Vermont, in He ran as an independent and won the race by 10 votes.
Hide Caption 3 of 28 Photos: Bernie Sanders in the spotlight Sanders, right, tosses a baseball before a minor-league game in Vermont in Patrick Leahy, center, was also on hand. Hide Caption 4 of 28 Photos: Bernie Sanders in the spotlight InSanders and a group of Vermont musicians recorded a spoken-word folk album.
When Sanders entered the U. Bernie Sanders in the spotlight Sanders reads mail at his campaign office in Burlington in He was running for the U. House of Representatives after an unsuccessful bid in Nine months and three days ago, Bernie Sanders officially announced that he was running for president.
He didn't do it in Iowa. Or New Hampshire. Or .
Bernie Sanders speaks outside his campaign headquarters in Washington, D.C., on June | AP Photo. Transcript: Bernie Sanders speech in Burlington, Vermont of his campaign.
We cannot have a. ABC News wrote, "Bernie Sanders' win in Michigan will go down as the stunner of the election cycle to date, handing his campaign a fresh rationale and new evidence of .
Sanders supporters wave signs and flags during his presidential campaign announcement at Burlington’s Waterfront Park, on May 26, Photograph by: Nathaniel Brooks/The New York Times Top.
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) has had a rough week, and it didn’t get any better when a former campaign volunteer accused Sanders’ campaign of taking credit for warning the Clinton campaign about Russia’s interference in the election and peddling a .
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