Our Revolution Setting & Symbolism

Bernie Sanders
This Study Guide consists of approximately 59 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Our Revolution.
This section contains 958 words
(approx. 3 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Our Revolution Study Guide

Burlington, Vermont

Sanders is enamored with his home state of Vermont, its culture, its people, and its rustic charm. While he preferred living in more secluded towns, he found Burlington to be one of his biggest political opportunities. As mayor of Burlington, Sanders helped transform the city with progressive political initiatives. Burlington is also where, on May 26, 2015, Sanders announced his run for the presidency.

Chicago, Illinois

Sanders attended the University of Chicago where his political ideology began to take form. He was involved in various student groups and served as a civil rights and anti-war activist. Inspired by his fellow students and activists such as Martin Luther King Jr., Sanders' political mindset was essentially born in Chicago.

Socialism

While not discussed heavily in his book, one of the most common criticisms of Sanders is his long-standing allegiance to socialism. He calls himself a Democratic Socialist, meaning he advocates...

(read more)

This section contains 958 words
(approx. 3 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Our Revolution Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
Our Revolution from BookRags. (c)2017 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook