The independent senator and democratic socialist reveals his reasoning for attending a town hall sponsored by the far-right network. Jake Johnson / Common Dreams source Truthdig RSS
Jon Stewart as Biden: “Hey girl, you seem tense. Is it the stress of me groping you for 28 straight seconds?” by Thomas NeuburgerAn interesting thing is happening around Joe Biden’s #MeToo moment. Even though Al Franken was almost immediately rousted f… Gaius Publius source DownWithTyranny!
The best of all possible worlds?by Thomas Neuburger I’ve written before comparing Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders as presidential candidates, but only preliminarily. (See “The Difference Between Sanders and Warren, or Can Regulated Capitalism Save … Gaius Publius source DownWithTyranny!
If Donald Trump follows through on his threat to declare a state of emergency, it puts the American state further into deep crisis – with historian Dr. Gerald Horn and host Paul Jay The post Trump’s State of Emergency? – with Paul Jay… Jocelyn Dombroski source The Real News Network
Israel’s propaganda efforts continued to fail across the globe. Nora Barrows-Friedman source The Electronic Intifada
Gallup Poll from earlier this yearby Gaius PubliusI’m writing this as a heads up, since the issue will come up forcefully in not too many months. Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders are not equivalents for each other, and it’s not even close. Though bo… Gaius Publius source DownWithTyranny!
In Part 1, TRNN correspondent Jaisal Noor speaks to Brits about their views on the U.S. president, Brexit, and more The post Does the UK Need Donald Trump, or does America need Jeremy Corbyn? appeared first on The Real News Network. Hezvo Mpunga source The Real News Network
Dharna Noor and Paul Jay discuss the announcement by Mitch McConnell that a Senate vote will be held before the end of this week and a letter from Sen. Bernie Sanders calling for an FBI investigation into Kavanaugh’s possible perjury The post San… Hezvo Mpunga source The Real News Network
Yesterday, Bill Barrow at the AP ventured that Trump’s midwestern wall is at risk. “The pendulum,” he wrote, “could swing against Trump in the band of Great Lakes and Rust Belt states that delivered him to the Oval Office. Aided by a court-ordered redr… DownWithTyranny source DownWithTyranny!
Some superdelegates are fighting grassroots pressure to reform the way Democrats choose their presidential candidates The post Democrats Spar on Eve of Superdelegate Reform Vote appeared first on The Real News Network. Hezvo Mpunga source The Real News Network
A South Boston anti-busing protest in the 1970s (source)by Gaius PubliusAs a new Democratic insurgency has risen over the last year, unions have clung tightly to the old guard.— Aida Chávez & Ryan Grim, The InterceptThe modern progressive mov… Gaius Publius source DownWithTyranny!
Local advocates who have fought to eliminate bail at the state level say the well-funded bail lobby will fight to keep a system that monetizes criminal justice The post Sanders’ Plan to Eliminate Bail Could Hit Corporate Roadblock appeared first … Hezvo Mpunga source The Real News Network