Anthony Lewis

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More Sanders voters say they will choose 'other,' or not vote, than back Clinton

Supporters of rebel Democrat Sen. Bernie Sanders are not following his lead in backing Hillary Rodham Clinton, detouring away from the establishment …

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We bring this Petition to contest Hillary Clinton as the nominee for the Democratic Party. We do not support Hillary Clinton for President and ask …

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Far from dead

For a campaign supposedly on its last legs, enthusiasm around Sanders continues to grow while Clinton campaign flags<p><i>By Yvonne C. Claes</i><p>Bernie Sanders’ …

Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton in a tight race in California as the campaign batters her popularity

Hillary Clinton's popularity has slumped in California under an unrelenting challenge from Bernie Sanders, who has succeeded in breaching the demographic wall Clinton had counted on to protect her in the state's presidential primary, a new USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times poll has found.<p>As he has …

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Sanders is beating Obama’s 2008 youth vote record. And the primary’s not even over.

Bernie Sanders isn't just winning the youth vote — he's crushing it.<p>A new analysis from Tufts University shows that Sanders has now surpassed Barack Obama's 2008 Democratic primary totals among young people in the 25 states where we can draw a comparison — whether you count by raw vote total or …

DNC Vetoes Bernie Sanders’ Platform Pick - The Big Picture - The Ring of Fire Network

The DNC has not only nixed Bernie’s platform pick, but also disrespected labor in the process. Bernie Sanders says the DNC blocked his push to put a …

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Bernie Sanders supporters issue call to abolish Democratic super-delegates

GREEN BAY — Sen. Bernie Sanders supporters scored a win Saturday at the state Democratic Party convention, as delegates heeded their call to request …

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AP Calls the Nomination for Hillary–But Why Today?

Everything is in dispute this year, of course, but the Associated Press (AP) is reporting that Hillary Clinton now has all the delegates she needs, …

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Former Clinton Pollster Says Bernie Could Become the Nominee

In most presidential primary campaigns, the battling ends at some point, and the frontrunner just runs up the majority. And the winning candidate …

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Sanders plants seeds for a lasting U.S. progressive movement

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Bernie Sanders’ upstart U.S. presidential campaign may be headed to defeat, but his goals of reining in Wall Street, ending big money in politics and eradicating income inequality were the big winners in the bruising Democratic race.<p>Sanders, who started as a little-known …

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To my friend, Bernie Sanders: “You have helped shape the next generation”

The former secretary of labor lauds the senator’s campaign and lays out next steps for the progressive movement<p>Dear Bernie:<p>I don’t know what you’re going to do from here on, and I’m not going to advise you. You’ve earned the right to figure out the next steps for your campaign and the movement you …

Tulsi Gabbard launches petition to end Democratic Party superdelegate process

The Democratic presidential primary process may be ending next Tuesday, but the fight among Bernie Sanders supporters to rid the party of superdelegates and install new leadership at the Democratic National Committee is not.<p>Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard encouraged her followers on Saturday to sign a …

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Wikileaks will publish ‘enough evidence’ to indict Hillary Clinton, warns Assange

Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange warns more information will be published about Hillary Clinton, enough to indict her if the US government is …

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Bernie Sanders Must Wait For The FBI To Disclose The Findings Of Its ‘Criminal’ Investigation

Although you won’t hear this often from <i>The Daily Beast</i>, <i>Slate</i> or other publications <i>Ready for Hillary</i>, Bernie Sanders faces an opponent who has fewer than 2,383 pledged delegates. Bernie’s opponent also has an ongoing FBI criminal investigation; the White House and a federal judge used the term. In …

Bernie’s end game: How Sanders will benefit the Democratic Party by (technically) staying in the race

Sanders is no longer campaigning, his mission now is to change the party for the better<p>“<i>Let me make it very clear, if I haven't 10,000 times previously, that Donald Trump is unfit to be president of the United States.”</i> - Bernie Sanders<p>Bernie Sanders is still officially a Democratic candidate for …

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Bernie Sanders Should Never Endorse Hillary Clinton

Progressives need an uncompromised and uncompromising champion<p>With the end of the Democratic primaries and several weeks to go until the Democratic …

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An Open Letter to Bernie Sanders Supporters

To those who felt the bern,<p>I voted for Bernie Sanders.<p>I endorsed Bernie Sanders.<p>I flirted with the possibility of going to Iowa to work for Bernie Sander's campaign.<p>I think super delegates (and the electoral college) should be abolished.<p>None of this changes one simple fact. Hillary Clinton won the …

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The U.S. Military Is Finally Testing Shotgun-Based 'Force Field' Technology

Years ago, Israeli defense outfit Rafael developed the equivalent of a “bubble shield” for military vehicles. The Trophy Active Protection System …