Category: Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders Just Picked Up Support from the World’s Most Renowned Intellectual

Noam Chomsky, the emeritus professor at MIT and outspoken and acclaimed political activist, delivered measured praise for Bernie Sanders amidst his usual strain of social critique during an interview with Mehdi Hasan featured on Al Jazeera’s UpFront. Chomsky said that “If [Sanders] were elected, I think he would – of the current candidates – I think he’d be the one who […]

Source: Bernie Sanders Just Picked Up Support from the World’s Most Renowned Intellectual

Bernie Sanders for President | The Nation

A year ago, concerned that ordinary citizens would be locked out of the presidential nominating process, The Nation argued that a vigorously contested primary would be good for the candidates, for the Democratic Party, and for democracy.

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Bernie Sanders Has a Double-Digit Lead Over Hillary Clinton Among Young Voters

Bernie Sanders, the 74-year-old democratic socialist from Vermont, is the overwhelming choice of American Millennials. A new poll of 18- to 35-year-olds from Rock the Vote and USA Today shows Sanders leading Hillary Clinton in the Democratic primary 46 percent to 35 percent, regardless of party or ideology. The big question is whether young people will actually go […]

Source: Bernie Sanders Has a Double-Digit Lead Over Hillary Clinton Among Young Voters

Sanders Promises to Break Up Big Banks, Tax Speculation, and Establish Postal Banking | The Nation

Speaking just a few dozen blocks from Wall Street Wednesday, Bernie Sanders announced that, with regard to so-called “too-big-to-fail” banks, he would “break them up.

Source: Sanders Promises to Break Up Big Banks, Tax Speculation, and Establish Postal Banking | The Nation

Bernie does what GOPers won’t: Unlike chicken Republican candidates, Sanders not afraid to hammer Trump – Salon.com

Sanders calls out Trump for having no plans to help working class. The Donald responds in usual way: with lies.

Source: Bernie does what GOPers won’t: Unlike chicken Republican candidates, Sanders not afraid to hammer Trump – Salon.com

Poll Shows Sanders Would Trounce Trump in General Election | Common Dreams | Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community

If the 2016 U.S. presidential election were held today, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) would win by a landslide over GOP frontrunner Donald Trump, according to a new poll released Tuesday by Quinnipiac University.

Source: Poll Shows Sanders Would Trounce Trump in General Election | Common Dreams | Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community

Poll Scam at TIME: Sanders Wins Online Poll, Gets Snubbed by Editors

Bernie Sanders was winner of the 2015 TIME magazine’s Person of the Year online poll, yet his name was absent from the shortlist prepared by TIME editors for the final winner of TIME Person of the …

Source: Poll Scam at TIME: Sanders Wins Online Poll, Gets Snubbed by Editors