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'Big Mistake': Progressives Slam Biden Campaign for Dismissal of Muslim-American Advocate Linda Sarsour
"Weaponizing the charge of 'anti-Semitism' to silence criticism of Israel is despicable," said activist Ady Barkan.
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Joe Biden visited Pittsburgh in support of Democratic congressional candidate Conor Lamb (3rd L) Tuesday, March 6, 2018, at the Union Carpenters Training Center in Pittsburgh.  (Photo: Jeff Swensen/Getty Images) Views
NYT Urges Biden to Shun His Party’s ‘Left-Leaning Brand’
Being concerned with working-class Americans, to the New York Times and corporate Democrats, means portraying yourself as “an average guy,” not offering policies that will actually help the working class.
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Warren Praised for Using DNC Address to Demand Child Care as 'Part of the Basic Infrastructure of This Nation'
"Our economic system has been rigged to give bailouts to billionaires and kick dirt in the face of everyone else. But we can build a thriving economy by investing in families and fixing what's broken."
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Students and environmental activists participate in a climate strike in Los Angeles, California on May 24, 2019. (Photo: Ronen Tivony / SOPA Images / LightRocket via Getty Images) News
Greenpeace Gives Democratic Platform C+ on Climate, Calling for 'Action at the Scale That Science and Justice Demand'
"We know the Republicans have no plan," says the advocacy group. "But that doesn't mean the Democrats can take their feet off the gas."
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Protestors shared a laugh during a rally against the transgender bathroom rights repeal at Thomas Paine Plaza February 25, 2017 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Rallies were also held across the country in support of the Affordable Care Act. (Photo: Mark Makela/Getty Images) News
'Crucial Early Victory' for Trans Patients as Judge Blocks Trump's Gutting of Healthcare Discrimination Protections
"The safety and lives of LGBTQ people, but especially transgender people, hang in the balance."
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'The Price of Failure Is Just Too Great to Imagine': In DNC Speech, Sanders Urges Popular Front to Defeat Donald Trump
"The future of our democracy is at stake. The future of our economy is at stake. The future of our planet is at stake."
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U.S. Sen. Kamala D. Harris (D-Calif.) speaks before a town hall at Holman United Methodist Church on April 21, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo: David McNew/Getty Images) Views
Is Kamala Harris a Hawk?
Biden’s veep pick has at times embraced militarism and even attacked Trump from the right.
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Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, the former vice president, arrives for a rally at Tougaloo College in Tougaloo, Mississippi on March 8, 2020. (Photo: Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images) Views
Biden Must Listen to the Demands of the Left
The Democratic nominee needs to embrace progressive policies, or risk losing to Trump in November.
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Insurance Industry Front Group to Bombard Democratic Convention With Ads Attacking Biden-Backed Public Option
The ads by the Partnership for America's Health Care Future fearmonger over potential tax hikes and recycle industry talking points against "government-controlled health insurance."
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"Welcoming the efforts, and the support, of 'Never Trump' Republicans, does not mean celebrating their moral rectitude or embracing their policy positions or even liking them as people," writes Isaac. "It means welcoming their willingness to support a strong Democratic victory in November, and acknowledging, as I argued back in January, that while they have an agenda of their own, they are allies in the defense of democracy." (Photo: AP/Getty/Salon) Views
Trump and His GOP Enablers Are the Enemy: The Case for Unity Now
Might some of the Republican 'Never Trumpers' move to the Democratic Party and seek to influence it? Yes. Is this nefarious? No. It is politics. Politics at a time of great instability and danger.
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