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Cynthia Nixon Wins Endorsement of Progressive Working Families Party in New York Governor Race
The endorsement comes after two powerful unions left the Party—reportedly following threats from incumbent Governor Andrew Cuomo
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President Trump is reportedly considering firing Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein as a warning to Special Counsel Robert Mueller, after Mueller's investigation of Trump led the FBI to conduct a raid targeting the president's personal attorney. News
With 800+ Protests Planned, Nation Ready for Mass Revolt as Trump Reportedly Eyes Firing Rosenstein
"Our response in the hours following a potential power grab will dictate what happens next—whether Congress will stand up to Trump or allow him to move our democracy toward authoritarianism."
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Opening a New Way for Democrats to Run and Win
If anything, the problem is that the progressive efforts are too weak, not too strong.
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West Virginia Teachers Tell Us Why Public Schools And Unions Matter
The West Virginia teachers’ strike is not only a startling victory for labor rights; it’s also a reminder of the important role public schools and public school educators can and should play in progressive populism.
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"African-American populists won big in races for local offices across the South." (Photo: Populism2015) Views
The South is Rising Again
The assertion by establishment Dems (echoed by corporate media) that progressive populism is not a winner is — in two words — bovine excrement.
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Amazon Short-List Proves Something "Deeply Wrong" With America's Race-to-the-Bottom Economy: Ellison
"Something is deeply wrong with our economy and democracy when local governments offer up their tax base to a corporation worth over $500 billion."
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Deficit Hawk Myth Dead as GOP Unite Over Morally and Economically 'Obscene' Tax Bill
"Next year when Republicans propose deep cuts to Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid under the guise of deficit reduction, we will all remember that they increased the deficit by $1.5 trillion in order to give tax cuts to millionaires and big corporations."
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 March on Harrisburg activists rally inside the Pennsylvania state capitol building for a state gift ban and gerrymandering reform on November 17, 2017. Views
A Perilous Time, a Promising Movement
No matter what our specific issue passion, we now see that we can’t move it forward without fixing the rules of our democracy itself.
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With Sanders Seen as Top 2020 Contender, Recent Moves Spark Campaign Suspicions
Pushing "theory of grass-roots change," longtime independent now key figure among Democratic leadership
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'Tsunami' of Progressive Victories Delivers Massive Repudiation of Trumpism
"They tried to take our healthcare, ban our neighbors, peddle bigotry, and steal for the one percent. Yesterday was the result. Just wait until 2018."
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