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Will Bernie Sanders’ Political Movement Have Life Beyond the DNC?
During a hot week in Philadelphia, backers of Bernie Sanders and progressive allies try to build a movement that will outlast the Vermont senator's campaign.
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Establishment Wins Again as DNC Rules Committee Rejects Proposal to Abolish Superdelegates
After leaked DNC emails, Rules Committee vote on superdelegates was seen as key test of party unity ahead of convention
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Terror, Tennis Balls, and Tamir Rice
CLEVELAND—Welcome to Cleveland, where the Republican National Convention (RNC) is underway. The RNC is a highly scripted, elaborately staged and lavishly publicly funded private party. Here, credentialed Republican delegates, most of them party activists from around the country, circulate within a...
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Dr. Cornel West speaks to the Platform Committee in Orlando last weekend. (Photo: Joe Roulette/flickr/cc) Views
Welcome to the New Democratic Party
Clinton Platform members got up to tell the Committee, guests, and the audience watching at home on CSPAN that they oppose the TPP. But they would not add these words to the platform: “We oppose the TPP.”
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'We Have Just Written Half of the GOP Platform': Progressives Dismayed by Dem Party Platform
Sanders supporters celebrated $15 minimum wage amendment and declaration of 'climate emergency,' but condemned Clinton surrogates' rejection of a postal banking system and an end to corporate welfare
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We Will Not Waver in Our Political Revolution
People's Summit shows there is overwhelming unity of vision and a common commitment to solidarity for progressive change
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People’s Summit Attendees Leave Determined To Keep “The Bern” Alive
After an intense weekend of speeches and discussion about the future of the progressive “political revolution” sparked by the Bernie Sanders presidential campaign, the People’s Summit ended Sunday with a charge to continue to keep “the Bern” blazing through a myriad electoral and justice campaigns...
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How Democrats Manipulated Nevada State Party Convention Then Blamed Sanders For Chaos
Days after a convention in which leaders incited chaos and disorder, the Nevada State Democratic Party demonized supporters of Bernie Sanders in a letter written to the Democratic National Committee. “We believe, unfortunately, that the tactics and behavior on display here in Nevada are harbingers...
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When the System Feels Rigged, How Surprising is Convention Mayhem?
Nevada's Democratic convention devolved into mayhem on Saturday as party pushed controversial new rules and disqualified Sanders delegates
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Bernie Sanders: US "Can't Be Blackmailed" by Saudi Arabia
9/11 family member: "It's stunning to think that our government would back the Saudis over its own citizens"
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