Post Tagged with: "Bernie Sanders"

Will Bernie Sanders win the Presidential Nomination?

Opinions April 7, 2016 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Emily Kowalik ’18 Assistant Opinions Editor Sen. Bernie Sanders recently won the Democratic caucuses in Washington, Alaska and Hawaii. This came as no surprise, however. The contests in these three Pacific states, all of which are characterized by largely white and liberal electorates, were ones which Sanders had been favoredRead More

Photo by Carolyn Brown '16 | Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield of ice cream fame, spoke about activism and Bernie Sanders.

Ben & Jerry Visit Campus To Campaign for Bernie

News March 3, 2016 at 9:05 am 0 comments

  Katherine Hazen ’18 News Editor Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield of Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream visited campus last week The event was hosted by the unofficial organization Smith Students for Bernie and the Smith Bipartisan Coalition, to campaign for Bernie Sanders.      The pair made the stopRead More

Photo by Eugenia Yee '16 | Bernie Sanders rallied his supporters at UMass last week in preparation for Super Tuesday.

Bernie Visits UMass Before Super Tuesday

News March 3, 2016 at 9:00 am 0 comments

  Eugenia Yee ’16 Contributing Writer Thousands flocked to a rally for presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders at the Mullins Center at UMass Amherst last week. Although Senator Sanders was not scheduled to appear until 7 p.m., enthusiastic supporters began to line up at 4:30 p.m., hours before doors opened.Read More

(Almost) Everybody Loves Bernie: A Few Things You Already Knew About the Political Climate at Smith

News November 19, 2015 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Emily Kowalik ’18 Assistant Copy Editor As the semester races by, it seems as though everyone has their eyes on the 2016 presidential race. As Stephanie Capsuto ’18 said, and many others echoed, “Smith is a very liberal place.” It should be no surprise, therefore, that most Smith students  saidRead More

Sen. Bernie Sanders holds a rally in Springfield, Mass., on Oct. 3.

Bernie Sanders Visits Springfield on Campaign Trail

News October 8, 2015 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Katherine Hazen ’18 News Editor Sen. Bernie Sanders made a campaign trail stop in Springfield, Mass., on Saturday, Oct. 3.  Sanders – who is seeking the Democratic nomination – spoke to an energetic crowd at the MassMutual Center. He called for a “political revolution” and addressed the many issues associatedRead More

Thoughts on the Very Far-Out 2016 Presidential Elections

Opinions September 17, 2015 at 12:49 am 0 comments

Katherine Hazen ’18 News Editor If you pick up The Sophian on our publication date, we are 417 days away from the 2016 presidential elections. Campaigns, however, are already in full swing, with much of the nation’s focus on the GOP’s cast of 16 characters, specifically its frontrunner: Donald Trump.Read More