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Thomas Frank: How The Media 'Exterminated' Bernie Sanders And 'Real Reform'10:52

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Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) (L) is interviewed in the spin room after he took part in a presidential debate sponsored by CNN and Facebook at Wynn Las Vegas on Oct. 13, 2015 in Las Vegas. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)closemore
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) (L) is interviewed in the spin room after he took part in a presidential debate sponsored by CNN and Facebook at Wynn Las Vegas on Oct. 13, 2015 in Las Vegas. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Harper's Magazine contributing editor Thomas Frank joins Here & Now's Robin Young to discuss why he believes the media, including the Washington Post, has largely opposed the campaign of Bernie Sanders. Frank concludes that real reform isn't possible.

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Thomas Frank, contributing editor at Harper's Magazine and author of the recent book "Listen, Liberal: Or, What Ever Happened to the Party of the People?"

This story aired on October 18, 2016.

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