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Current Event December 8, 2015

Sanders' Democratic Socialism

Democratic Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has been campaigning across the country explaining his version of Democratic Socialism. He talks about the policies of Franklin D. Roosevelt as the framework for his own policies, trying to show socialism in a positive light. He states that “real freedom must include economic security.” Sanders is tying his ideas to the politics of the United States of the 1930s through 1960s. Listen to hear more about this version of Democratic Socialism.


Story Length: 2:22

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Vermont Public Radio

AIR DATE: 11/20/2015

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