The Bernie Sanders upset

Bernie Sanders vs. Donald Trump for the presidency? At last Americans get a real choice. Photo
Sen. Bernie Sanders in 2012.
Gwynne Dyer
Published: Wednesday, 09/16/2015 12:00 am EDT
Last Updated: Friday, 09/18/2015 1:39 am EDT

Jeremy “Jez” Corbyn and Bernie Sanders are very much alike, and so are their ambitions. Corbyn wants to lead Britain’s Labour Party into the next election and become prime minister; Sanders wants to win the Democratic Party nomination and become the next president of the United States. And then each man plans to turn his country sharply to the left.

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