Michael Bennet, author of The Land of Flickering Lights, is running for president! | Grove Atlantic
What were you doing last week? We were pretty busy following some exciting news from Michael Bennet, US Senator from Colorado and author of our forthcoming The Land of Flickering Lights, who announced that… well, we'll let him tell you. Here's the Senator appearing on "CBS This Morning" on May 2nd: "I've spent the last couple of years writing a book about our politics over the last ten years or so," Bennet explains, "and I became convinced in that process that… if we keep going down this road, we're going to be the first generation of Americans to leave less opportunity, not more, to the next generation. I just need to do everything I can do to make sure that we don't do that." Later that same day, he appeared on MSNBC's "Rachel Maddow Show": On our broken and divided politics, Bennet says, "The whole system is based on the idea not that we will agree with each other but we will disagree with each other... What we have to do is figure out