Despite Tuesday’s tough losses, Bernie supporters have a lot of reasons to be optimistic, including the fact that Bernie still has a chance of winning this thing. But even if he doesn’t, we should begin now to take the revolution he’s started to the next step. If we remain true to principles, and continue with engaged activism, we can only go forward from here.

Thom is a four-time Project Censored-award-winning, New York Times best-selling author. His national daily progressive radio talk show is distributed to radio stations nationwide by Westwood One, Pacifica, and Free Speech TV. More people listen daily to the Thom Hartmann Program than any other progressive talk show in the nation.