Iowa caucuses - both Democratic and Republican - are exercises in genuine, local neighbor-to-neighbor democracy.
As a result of the 1,681 caucuses held across the state last night, there will be about an equal number of Clinton delegates and Sanders delegates at the 99 county conventions to be held in March.
Ending detentions and mass deportations will require political courage and action from whoever is elected.
Election outcomes in Virginia have swung back and forth between Republicans and Democrats, largely depending on election turnout.
Whoever wins the Democratic nomination will have to build a movement capable of beating the Republican, whose victory would be a great danger.
Is Sanders' greatest weakness his campaign's limited addressing of race? Or is he being unfairly targeted for taking on economic injustice?
Mailing dildos instead of throwing grenades represents a different kind of politics. It counters hate, anger, and violence by making love instead of waging war.
January 23 was a big day for Bernie Sanders supporters; he didn't disappoint.
Numerous Democrats have warned us about what "awful things" will happen if Sanders gets the nomination.
Obama stated: "We are the only advanced country on Earth that sees this kind of mass [gun] violence erupt with this kind of frequency."