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Progressives Outraged as House Democrats Elect 'Big Money' Centrist Hakeem Jeffries Over Barbara Lee for Caucus Chair
"What is there to say anymore? The Democratic Party establishment needs to be primaried into oblivion."
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Protesters Take to the Streets to Demand Green New Deal From Democrats
Activists are calling on Congresswomen Nancy Pelosi and Barbara Lee to create a committee to address the economy and climate change
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As 'Corporate Bribery' Lands Amazon HQ2 in Queens, Ocasio-Cortez Says 'Outrage' Best Describes Community Response
The idea that Amazon "will receive hundreds of millions of dollars in tax breaks at a time when our subway is crumbling and our communities need more investment, not less, is extremely concerning to residents here."
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is the youngest person ever to be elected to Congress. (Photo: Mark Lennihan / AP) Views
After an Election of Historic Firsts, the Real Work Begins
Amidst the backdrop of white nationalist violence linked to the presidency of Donald Trump, the 2018 midterm elections are ushering in a slate of elected officials representing the country’s diversity more than ever before
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If the fascist . . . tendency that lurks in him and in the situation that surrounds him does come out more fully, he will obviously be aided by the ever more imperial presidency that was created in the decades before he left Trump Tower for the White House. (Photo: Rudi Riet/Flickr/cc) Views
The Issues That Won't Go Away
Most of the issues that truly matter, that require a fundamental shift in American politics, remain rawly unaddressed and unacknowledged
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Democratic Socialists on the Rise as Capitalism Having Increasingly Hard Time Hiding Its Ugly Face
The core idea of democratic socialism is that we, working people, deserve better. We have a right to the wealth our labor creates.
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Like most people his generation, his political education came mostly from the internet and social media. (Photo: Screenshot) Views
Why #PlaidShirtGuy Wore A Socialist Rose
A poll conducted in July and August of this year found that Americans aged 18 to 29 are more positive about socialism than they are about capitalism
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'We Do Not Welcome Him. We Do Not Need Him': Protests Planned as Trump Defies Requests He Stay Away From a Pittsburgh in Mourning
"We certainly don't want Trump to feel welcome... He needs to take responsibility for the fact that his dog-whistle politics has helped enable the kind of violent action we saw at Tree of Life."
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Democratic Autopsy: One Year Later
Progressive momentum could lead to historic breakthroughs in the midterms and beyond. Realizing such potential will require transforming and energizing the Democratic Party
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says she’s “just the canary in the coal mine.” Views
‘I Want Us to Be That Party Again’
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez talks about her win and what inspires her going forward
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