After a crushing defeat, predictions of doom and gloom if Clinton was not elected turned out to not be true.
Predominately women, predominately better off than 80-90% of the rest of the country. Bernie appeals to a larger demographic that resonates with the 80-90% that aren't homeowners with stable and adequate incomes.
When child poverty isn't a major issue in the US this would be fine. But it is and it's absolutely not, instead it's the neoliberal greed we expect of the GOP and is not an ideal of the Democratic party that is well understood.
DNC bylaws - See Article 4, Section 5 which says " In
the conduct and management of the affairs and procedures of the Democratic National Committee,
particularly as they apply to the preparation and conduct of the Presidential nomination process, the
Chairperson shall exercise impartiality and evenhandedness as between the Presidential candidates and
campaigns. The Chairperson shall be responsible for ensuring that the national officers and staff of the
Democratic National Committee maintain impartiality and evenhandedness during the Democratic Party
Presidential nominating process.
Opinion - as of July 2016 it's hopeful Sanders can set up and Stein can spike home some common goddamn sense into people who seem hopelessly locked into perpetual war while poison and pestilence kill now fewer people today than in Roman times.
Maybe if we put the effort we put into war into our half-hopeless medical system (surgery is brilliant and gets batter each year, and the US is unargubaly the leader in this) then perhaps we can make a dent in the huge pile of bodies each year.
Hillary picked an anti abortionist for vp.