Vermont Senator Sanders is a socialist: Self confessed.
He's filibustering tax cuts right now—seen here on a Live Video Feed —from C-SPAN.
I think I disagree with every economic policy position Senator Sanders holds. But I have to give him this: The guy has heart.
I don't have any deep thoughts to share here.
Except the obvious: Raising taxes during a fragile recovery sounds like an appallingly bade idea.
Res ipsa loquitur.
Notwithstanding all that—Big Picture—Democracy is lovely to behold: Capra would be proud.
(Hat Tip: Business Insider. —for both the link and the Mr. Smith metaphor.)