Eoin Higgins, staff writer
Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) holdsl hands with Representative Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) at a campaign rally at the University of Minnesota's Williams Arena on November, 3, 2019 in Minneapolis.
"Ilhan and I share a common link as the descendants of families who fled violence and poverty and who came to this country as immigrants."
Common Dreams staff
Bernie Sanders and Ilhan Omar Rally in Minneapolis
Sanders's surging campaign was forced to move today's rally from the Northrup...
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"This is the kind of hate rally seen in authoritarian and fascist countries,"...


Another one for the party of Gross Old Predators: Jim Knoblach, a powerful, scuzzy Minnesota GOP state rep known for pushing multiple anti-choice bills, abruptly ended his re-election campaign after an MPR story detailed harrowing charges by his grown daughter that he sexually abused her for over a decade. Why don't women report? She did; read of his incessant grinding and touching and kissing even as she sought help from family, school, church and police. A brave young woman.