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Dennis Kucinich Explains Why he Runs

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By Ben Cohen

Dennis Kucinich is right on virtually every single issue: The war, the environment, civil rights, economic justice, education and health care, yet he has no traction in the presidential campaign whatsoever. It is a marvel that he still believes in the Democratic process, and a gift to the American public that he continues to run. Kucinich, it must be said, is a credit to the Democratic party and proof that there are politicians willing to sacrifice despite the odds.

Here he is telling Paul Jay why he continues to run despite having absolutely no chance of winning: