No we can't: Hard-core Sanders fans reject Clinton

Supporters of former US Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders chant against CNN, claiming they were biased in favor Hillary Clinton, in Philadelphia on July 24, 2016Die-hard Bernie Sanders supporters descended on Philadelphia for this week’s Democratic National Convention, many so irate with party flagbearer Hillary Clinton that they are prepared to contemplate the once-inconceivable alternative: President Donald Trump. Most supporters of Sanders, who entered the race as an avuncular fringe candidate before gaining vast popular support, consider themselves on the opposite side of the political spectrum from the brash billionaire real estate tycoon who secured the Republican presidential nomination last week. Some let it be known that they would prefer anyone — even Trump — as president rather than see Clinton gain the White House.

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