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Changing of the Guard: Or, How Burlington Got a Radical Mayor 

An in-depth look at how 39-year-old Sanders, a "Brooklyn-born radical" and "elusive media wizard," managed to defeat the old-guard Democrats to become mayor of Burlington.

This article was republished in the Seven Days online archive with permission from the owner of Vanguard Press, a free weekly in circulation 1978-1990.
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