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Bernie Sanders urges Hopkins students to keep fighting for change

Bernie Sanders urges Hopkins students to keep fighting for change

"Do not let the Trumps of the world divide us up," Senator and former Democratic candidate for president Bernie Sanders said last week as he spoke to 1,100 students at Johns Hopkins University's packed Shriver Hall (and hundreds more in overflow rooms via video monitors). In fact, Sanders insisted, America is not all that divided and there are a number of issues—raising the minimum wage, pay equity for women, tuition-free public universities—that an "overwhelming majority of Americans" support. "On economic issues we are not divided," he said.

Sanders was making his third stop on a 17-city tour promoting the book he released...

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