Selling Out With Dignity: How a Bernie Bro Learned to Love Hillary

Selling Out With Dignity: How a Bernie Bro Learned to Love Hillary

By Alexander Zhang '20

Coming to that realization has allowed me to refocus on the fact that Hillary Clinton, along with all her flaws, is a candidate capable of growth. That’s a significant step towards the type of systemic reform Bernie Sanders stood for, and that’s enough to recapture my faith in a party I had once nearly forsaken.

Reflections from the Campaign Trail

For college students interested in politics, there are various ways to get involved: many decide to intern for congressmen, others choose think tanks, and some decide to join campaigns. With all of these options to choose from, it can be difficult for students to determine which types of opportunities to prioritize. Questions like “Will I be good at this?” or “Will I be passionate about that?” can be difficult to answer without direct experience. However, hearing about the experiences of others can still be a helpful way to gauge what a position is like.