Saturday, 6 June , 2020

Democratic Party

Returning to His Roots, Sanders Launches ‘Our Revolution’

“Victory has a thousand fathers,” President Kennedy once said, “but defeat is an orphan.” By the measure that supposedly counted most—winning the Democratic nomination, and then the White House—the Bernie Sanders campaign was not a success. For many of us who felt the Bern, the past months have been a painful progress through the five stages of grief. (Speaking only for myself, I’m still having trouble getting past depression.)

Imagining threats or overblowing existing ones is an Avenue to War

For 17 months, since the Minsk Agreements were signed in February 2015 to try to bring peace to the eastern Ukraine the Kiev regime, and its neo-Nazi and NATO allies, have been preparing for a new offensive against the east Ukraine republics. On July 22nd the Russian Ambassador Vitaly Churkin stated in a letter to the UN Security Council that “a relapse of large-scale military operations in eastern Ukraine may bury the process of peace settlement there.”

USA – In praise of Riotous Assembly

With the Republican convention only days away, we will know soon enough what hell the feds, and the Forces of Order in “the rock and roll capital of the world,” will impose upon demonstrators and ordinary Clevelanders. Whatever they do, Hispanic protesters and Black Lives Matter militants will be hit the hardest – on general principles, and because the police have them in their sights.

Sanders: “You can boo me all you want”

Bernie Sanders replied to those attacking him for not quitting from the Democratic presidential race on MSNBC on Chris Hayes’ show last Wednesday: “What I say to those people who booed is 'you can boo me all you want, I am going to continue to fight to make sure that we transform this country”.

Sanders booed by House Democrats

With the Democratic convention just weeks away, Sanders still hasn’t endorsed one-time rival Hillary Clinton and dodged questions about when he would during a tense meeting Wednesday morning with House Democrats.

The future of Sanders’ political movement

Sanders Might Soon Be Out of the Race, But Not the Revolution Five ways to build on the momentum of the Bernie Sanders campaign and...

The media drive to shut down the Sanders campaign

Media pundits and Democratic Party officials have joined forces to pressure Bernie Sanders to shut down his campaign and accept the inevitable.

Bernie Sanders Wins the Nevada Caucus

By Tom Cahill After the Clark County Democratic Convention, Bernie Sanders has flipped his close Nevada caucus loss to a win at the convention stage....

Bernie Slanders

Bernie Slanders: How The Democratic Party Establishment Suffocates Progressive Change The Democratic Party establishment has recently found itself discomforted by Senator Bernie Sanders’ campaign to...