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Put Away the Fireworks... You Don’t Live in a Democracy Anymore
Within the last 30 years, while we’ve chased bogeymen overseas and here at home, our Democracy has fallen. We have been taken over; defeated; our voices neutered; our freedoms trampled; our democracy vanquished. No invading force accomplished this; no jackboots echoed across our republic; no alien...
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Sanders Organizing Grassroots Push Against TPP for DNC Platform Meeting
"Let's be clear: The trade agreement is opposed by virtually the entire grassroots base of the Democratic Party."
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Mixed Bag Platform Draft Sets Stage for Fight at DNC Convention
Final Democratic Party platform draft contains wins on minimum wage and death penalty, losses on TPP and fracking
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Wary of Trump, Business Leaders Are Flocking to Clinton-Style Neoliberalism
Elections are, in the words of Noam Chomsky, "occasions on which segments of private sector power coalesce to invest to control the state." Since the Supreme Court's ruling in Citizens United v. FEC , this description of corporate decision-making has become increasingly profound, with floods of...
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Betraying Progressives, DNC Platform Backs Fracking, TPP, and Israel Occupation
Appointees by Clinton and Wasserman Schulz resoundingly reject numerous proposals put forth by Sanders surrogates
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To Transform Nation, Sanders Urges Movement to Organize its 'Outrage'
'You can beat the establishment,' Bernie Sanders told a New York City crowd on Thursday night
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The Revolution Isn't Over: Here’s How It Can Be Sustained – and Why It Must Be
After the June 7 th primaries, it looks like Clinton is going to be the Democrats’ nominee. Political operatives in the Party are declaring the Sanders revolution to be finished, salivating over his donor list, and calling on him and his supporters to close ranks and join the Party in the fight...
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Bernie Sanders and the Fundamental Crisis of U.S. Democracy
Think of a problem or challenge facing us, and then trace it back to its roots. If you’re honest, you’ll arrive at the role of money and its undue influence in politics and on the media. Gun control? There is no chance for sensible laws ending the genocide without first reducing the NRA’s influence...
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A New Campaign to Hold Wall Street Accountable Emerges
Wall Street’s big banks remain too big to fail and its bankers apparently too big to jail. If Wall Street is ever once more to serve Main Street rather than sabotage it, citizens will have to do the heavy lifting. Last week, a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit...
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Emails Show TPP 'Collusion' Between Big Banks & Obama Administration
Emails obtained through Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) show U.S. Trade Rep. Michael Froman discussing TPP with Goldman Sachs lobbyists
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