View Bernie Sanders’s address to the Dem Convention at NPR. Every sentence has vital content and it is hard to choose highlights. He begins:
Our great nation is now living in an unprecedented moment.
We are facing the worst public health crisis in 100 years and the worst economic collapse since the Great Depression. We are confronting systemic racism and the enormous threat to our planet of climate change. And in the midst of all of this, we have a president who is not only incapable of addressing these crises but is leading us down the path of authoritarianism.
This election is the most important in the modern history of this country. In response to the unprecedented crises we face, we need an unprecedented response — a movement, like never before, of people who are prepared to stand up and fight for democracy and decency — and against greed, oligarchy and bigotry.
And we need Joe Biden as our next president….
If you’re looking for a strong list of Trump’s many offenses against democracy and the American people, or praise of Biden and the qualities that make him out leader out of chaos, view or read on.