Election 2016

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Jane Sanders, wife of Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and his closest adviser, spoke to CNN on Thursday to reflect on the 2016 presidential election and reassure disillusioned voters that the revolution will not end with Sanders' campaign. "[Bernie Sanders] came very close to the presidency, and now the political revolution continues." —Jane Sanders "...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Delegates protest the TPP on the DNC floor. (Photo: AP)
As Hillary Clinton prepares to accept the Democratic nomination for president...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Just before President Barack Obama delivered his speech to the Democratic...


One of our favorite moments from the convention was the poignant, fiery, tearful vote for Bernie of one Democrat from abroad: His older brother Larry, a longtime U.K. activist - first Labor, now Green - who paid tribute to their parents, New Dealers who "would be especially proud that Bernard is renewing that vision." Larry's painful mix of pride and sorrow - “I think he’s already made quite a difference. But I would have liked Bernard as president" - is many of us.