The Difference Between Bernie and Trump’s Populism? Human Rights.

Eleanor Roosevelt holding up the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. UN Photo

Bernie Sanders is now the undeniable frontrunner for the 2020 U.S. Democratic Primary, after a sweeping victory in the Nevada caucuses. Yet many commentators — particularly those toward the supposed “center” of the American political spectrum — still seem skeptical of Bernie’s electability in the general election.



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