Lose the Battle but Win the War: Why Hillary Won the Debate but Bernie Wins Now
Huffington Post - over 1 year
I've seen a lot of articles following the presidential debate, and to say it's one-sided is an understatement.
"Hillary Clinton's Democratic Debate Magic," "Clinton scores big in first debate," "Hillary Clinton crushes it," "Hillary Clinton towers over her debate rivals," "A Runaway Victory for Clinton."
I could point out that these same news outlets all wrote articles calling Sanders "old, fringe, leftist" and dismissed his candidacy just months ago. Or bring up Hillary's seventh biggest contributor is Time Warner, which owns CNN.
Instead, let's take an objective look at the night, excluding Chafee, O'Malley, and Webb, as they assumed irrelevant roles.
Have and Have Nots
Bernie came out showing his passion by addressing climate change, private prisons, and racial injustice.
Hillary immediately pulled the grandmother and mother card- multiple times- throughout the debate, a trick her team has told her to emphasize, in order to seem more human. While I read right t
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