I had the chance yesterday in Dublin to ask Bernie specifically whether there might come a time when he would concede that the Democratic Party could not be transformed, and if so, would he consider running third party. His answer was very measured and clearly indicated that the door was open, but that “at this particular moment” trying to change the Democrats was “still the most viable way” to achieve change.

Joe is a US Ex-Pat with dual US-EU citizenship, who travels Europe extensively, commenting on trends, attitudes, politics and more.

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