Illustration. Bernie Sanders in a traditional kibbutz 'tembel' hat and, inset, Sanders as a young man. The Kibbutz Movement's Facebook page

In Search of Kibbutzniks Who Remember Bernard Sanders

Haaretz heads to Sha’ar Ha’amakim where the Democratic presidential candidate spent several months as a volunteer in 1963.

Carefully mounting a small ladder, Shlomo Barak reaches up and pulls out some crates filled with dusty documents. Perhaps here, in the archives of Kibbutz Sha’ar Ha’amakim in northern Israel, traces of Bernie...

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