Attending Bernie Sanders’ 26,000-strong #Bernie’sBack rally at Queensbridge Park two weeks ago, I had an uneasy yet familiar feeling you only get when observing American politics as a foreigner and a paranoiac: they’re probably going to shoot this guy. I still remember watching Obama’s inauguration through my fingers, waiting for the gun shot to ring out.
‘These ideas shouldn’t be radical’: on the ground at Bernie Sanders’ New York rally
Bernie Sanders is inspiring so much hope in his supporters that it feels almost impossible. Could a politician get the same response here in Australia?