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No 'Artful Smear.' Clintons Paid $153 Million in Speaking Fees, Analysis Shows
There has been a lot of talk in recent weeks about the speaking fees paid to presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, and an analysis published Saturday sheds some light on exactly how much Wall Street and other major corporate powers ponied up for the former Secretary of State and her husband,...
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Sanders at Fulcrum of Debate on Progressives
Paul Krugman — Nobel Prize economist, New York Times columnist — does it regularly, especially when a U.S. election impends. He’s superb on his own beat; few are better at dissecting the negatives of austerity. But then he gets the classic theorist’s itch for power, to be Aristotle tutoring...
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Bernie Sanders Lacks Foreign Policy Experience, But Also His Rivals' Errors
As Bernie Sanders has risen in the polls, he has been taking increasing heat for some of his apparently vague foreign policy positions and the fact that his campaign does not have a team of establishment foreign policy advisers, unlike typical front-running candidates. Instead of just questioning...
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Hillary Is the Candidate of the War Machine
There's no doubt that Hillary is the candidate of Wall Street. Even more dangerous, though, is that she is the candidate of the military-industrial complex. The idea that she is bad on the corporate issues but good on national security has it wrong. Her so-called foreign policy "experience" has...
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Here's What Happens When Hillary and Bernie Try to Out-Progressive Each Other
DURHAM, NEW HAMPSHIRE—As it should be obvious by now, the next nothingburger on the Clinton side of the menu is, "Release the transcripts! Why won't you release the transcripts? What do you have to hide in those transcripts?" To be honest, I, too, would like to know what Hillary Rodham Clinton said...
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What, if Anything, Can America Learn from Norway?
Who would have thought that Bernie Sanders, a self-described democratic socialist, would give Hillary Clinton such a run for her money in Iowa. As journalist Ann Jones describes in “ After Living in Norway, America Seems Backward ,” Sanders believes America should look to “countries like Denmark,...
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At The New Hampshire Democratic Presidential Debate, Populism Wins
The face-off between Senator Bernie Sanders and Secretary Hillary Clinton last night in New Hampshire highlighted the strengths and vulnerabilities of both. Both put in impressive, strong performances. Both got their message out. Voters are left to decide whom they choose to believe. Populism Wins...
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Poll Shows Clinton, Sanders in Virtual Tie as 'Dems Nationwide Feel the Bern'
A poll released Friday shows Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders in a virtual tie nationwide in the Democratic race, representing a major slide down in support for the former secretary of state from a poll less than seven weeks ago. The new Quinnipiac University National poll (pdf) shows Clinton at...
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Sanders Argues for "Yes We Can" While Clinton Counters "No We Can't"
Who is the establishment? And why does it think people supporting Bernie Sanders are asking for too much? That, in essence, was the key question on Thursday night at the Democratic debate hosted by MSNBC at the University of New Hampshire. Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton rejected the idea...
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Sanders Campaign Is a Genuine Progressive Social Movement for Democracy
Bernie Sanders' campaign has already accomplished what most observers -- including many of his supporters -- thought was impossible. Coming from 40 points behind in the polls when the campaign began, he achieved a virtual tie with Hillary Clinton in Iowa and enjoys a huge lead in the second...
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