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    OP-ED: Sanders leaves other candidates in the dust during third Democratic debate

    “I’ll tell you what I believe in terms of democratic socialism,” said Bernie Sanders (D-VT), 78, and Democratic candidate in differentiating his conception of democratic socialism from that of Venezuela.  “I agree with what goes on in Canada and in Scandinavia — guaranteeing healthcare to all people as a human right, said Business Insider.  “I believe the United States should not be the only major country not to offer paid family leave or medical leave.” After watching the third Democratic debate last month in Houston, Texas, I could not help but think that Sanders was the clear winner.  Sanders was the first candidate to advocate for free health care. Unlike…