Senator of Vermont Bernie Sanders at Derry Town Hall, Pinkerton Academy NH October 30th, 2015 (by Michael Vadon, via Flickr)

You might wonder, when you read this article, why the No Corporate Money campaign is calling it a “hopeful story.” It is hopeful because it shows that we as people get the problem, even though media corporations don’t focus on it. Today’s “horror story” shows why they don’t: the bulk of money in politics goes to media! The mission of the No Corporate Money campaign is not just that people know the problem, but also that people know we have power.

Read more at Salon: “The media has a Bernie Sanders problem: What the elites miss about politics the rest of us understand”

Photo credit: Senator of Vermont Bernie Sanders at Derry Town Hall, Pinkerton Academy NH October 30th, 2015 by Michael Vadon (CC BY-SA 2.0)