Re: “How to interpret surges by Sanders and Trump?” (Kathleen Parker column, 7-8).
Poor Kathleen Parker. She struggles to produce a trumped up and insulting comparison between Sen. Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump.
Parker thinks Sanders’ advocacy for a living wage, affordable health care for all and for making the wealthiest pay taxes on a fairer share of their income equates to a redistribution of wealth that should “send shivers up the spines of most Americans.”
So how does she explain the huge crowds who turn out for his events? Were the 10,000 who showed up in Madison, Wisconsin, all “closet (shiver!) …