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Vermont Progressive Party: Vermont’s Progressive Era Turns 30

Toward Freedom, Greg Guma via Vermont Progressive Party:

“It’s time for a change…real change.” That was Bernie Sanders’ slogan in his 1981 campaign for Burlington Mayor. The race had begun as a long shot, but Sanders had turned his shoestring operation into a real challenge. Nevertheless, even on Election Day, March 3, 1981, the incumbent and his Democratic old guard still predicted a decisive victory.… Read more ...