Bernie Sanders

New Poll Of Democratic Voters Spells Doom For Big-Name Presidential Contenders

A new survey of Democratic voters by Rasmussen offers a gloomy reality check for some big-name presidential hopefuls: Nearly three-quarters of …

Government

How Sacha Baron Cohen fooled the nation’s leaders

Emails obtained by POLITICO reveal the comedian’s tradecraft.<p>How does Sacha Baron Cohen keep duping American leaders into sitting for his bogus interviews?<p>Email correspondence between Cohen’s team and former Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.), obtained by POLITICO and reproduced here, offers some …

World Politics

The Lemoniest Lemonade Recipe Tastes Like Liquid Sunshine

It takes one extra step and a few—okay, more than a few—extra hours, but it is WORTH IT.<p><i>Basically editor Amiel Stanek spends all day every day trying to help readers get dinner on the table as quick and efficiently as possible. So when he gets to cook at home, he likes to slow things down and be a</i> …

Food

George Soros calls Obama 'greatest disappointment,' says he doesn't 'particularly want to be a Democrat'

New York billionaire George Soros said former President Barack Obama was his “greatest disappointment,” during a wide-ranging interview with The New York Times published on Tuesday, while also appearing to distance himself from partisan politics.<p>The wealthy liberal donor, who was an early supporter …

Politics

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s error on unemployment shows why politicians need to listen to economists

I would not wish being thrust into the national spotlight at age 28–as the future of a major political party, no less—on my worst enemy. Congressional candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, with fiery talk of democratic socialism and ending “wild West hyper-capitalism,” is attracting a level of …

Economics

Is Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Really the Future of the Democratic Party?

If Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez wins her general election in November, as seems all but certain, she’ll be the youngest member of Congress. She is 28. …

U.S. Politics

Democrats should maybe slow their roll on pushing Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez as their next big star

<b>(CNN) —</b> Since her massive upset victory over New York Democratic Rep. Joe Crowley last month, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has been touted as the fastest-rising star in the Democratic firmament. Potential 2020 presidential contenders seized on her victory as a sign that unapologetic liberalism is where …

Politics

Socialist Takeover of Democratic Party Great News for Republicans

The Democratic Party has passed into dangerous political territory. Not unexpectedly, they have entered an era of fledging <b>far-left control</b>. It brings …

Conservative View

Democrats Need an Unbreakable Presidential Candidate in 2020

While doing research for a different article, I made a discovery that shouldn’t have shocked me, but did: The first formal candidate debate in the …

Government

Amazon and CEO Jeff Bezos have beat out Walmart to become a symbol for everything wrong with American big business

As Americans become increasingly reliant on Amazon, the company's reputation is evolving in a dark direction.<p>On Prime Day, Amazon's largest shopping day of the year, the company was bombarded with calls for boycott. Hundreds of consumers took to social media to urge customers not to shop on the …

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KS-03: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Teams Up With Bernie Sanders & PCCC To Help Brent Welder (D) Win

Received this e-mail today from Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D. NY-14) on behalf of the Progressive Change Campaign Committee in support of Brent …

Middle-class

Wisconsin Used to Be Progressive. What Happened?

The author of The Fall of Wisconsin on how the state went from celebrating unions to vilifying public servants.<p>As much as any noncoastal state, …

Middle-class

Ocasio-Cortez wrong on several counts about unemployment

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a self-described democratic socialist and former organizer for Bernie Sanders' 2016 presidential campaign, attracted …

Fact Checking

Democrats Should Hold Off On Making Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Their Next Big Star

According to Chris Cillizza, CNN Editor-at-large, and several politicians, the Democrats might want to hold off on making Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez …

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Riverside Gun Store Says They Caught Sacha Baron Cohen Posing As 'Hungarian Immigrant'

<b>RIVERSIDE (CBSLA/AP)</b> — A Riverside gun store has released surveillance video that apparently shows actor Sacha Baron Cohen – disguised as a …

Disabled Veterans

Trump endorses GOP Rep. Yoder’s re-election in Kansas 3rd

President Donald Trump is endorsing Republican Rep. Kevin Yoder in a Kansas district that Hillary Clinton narrowly carried in 2016.<p>Trump tweeted …

Business

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has terrible ideas on healthcare

When Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez beat 10-term veteran Rep. Joe Crowley, D-N.Y., in the New York's 14th Congressional District primary, she instantly …

U.S. Politics

Keith Ellison Attacks The DNC For Influencing Primaries

6:19 PM 07/18/2018<p>Democratic Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison scrutinized the Democratic National Committee and its chairman Tom Perez for influencing …

Conservative View

This Crazy Market Seems Unstoppable

This crazy stock market seems unstoppable. Larry Kudlow, the economic advisor to President Trump, was on his old network today talking about how he has come to terms with Chinese tariffs and thinks more tax cuts are coming. Yesterday, Fed chairman Jerome Powell said the economy is humming along.<p>The …

Stock Markets

Cuomo Leads Nixon by 36 Points in New York Gubernatorial Poll

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo holds a commanding 36 percentage point lead over progressive challenger Cynthia Nixon in the state’s Democratic …

Government

Leftists Explain Why They Love Cynthia Nixon

"It's refreshing to be pandered to."<p>When Cynthia Nixon, the <i>Sex and the City</i> actress turned progressive warrior, announced she'd challenged New York Governor Andrew Cuomo in the Democratic primaries, it turned his reelection from a foregone conclusion into one of the most heated confrontations …

Middle-class

They said Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's message wouldn't play in the midwest, now she and Bernie are headed to Kansas

Kansas is an Ayn Randian dystopia of voter suppression, measles epidemics, Handmaid's Tale fanfic masquerading as law, Isalmophobic terrorist cells, …

Middle-class

The hard right can only be defeated from the left, not from the centre | Owen Jones

In both Britain and the United States, the resurgent left represents the best antidote to inequality, stagnating living standards and insecure employment. Yet it is increasingly clear that if the movements represented chiefly by Jeremy Corbyn and Bernie Sanders fail, it will be the authoritarian …

Opinion (UK)

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Struggles to Define 'Democratic Socialism'

Fresh off off her stunning Democratic congressional primary victory over entrenched incombent Joe Crowley (NY-14), Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez appeared …

Conservative View

U.S.S.A? Socialist Voters FORCING DEMOCRATS to the Far-Left in 2018

1 hour ago<p>U.S.S.A? Socialist Voters FORCING DEMOCRATS to the Far-Left in 2018<p>A new group of self-avowed socialists are working within the Democratic …

Middle-class

Democratic socialism’s time has come around

“Socialism has known increments of success, basic failure and massive betrayal. Yet it is more relevant to the humane construction of the twenty-first century than any other idea.”<p>With those words, the late Michael Harrington began his book “Socialism,” published in 1972. In his day, Harrington was …

Middle-class

Progressives Promised an Army to Fight Brett Kavanaugh. They’re Barely Recruiting.

Before President Trump even uttered the name of his Supreme Court pick, progressives vowed to #Resist. But a week and a half later, they’re still …

Government

The Outlook for Democrats in 2020 Currently Looks Bleak

From Ted Rall Website<p>(Image by Ted Rall) Permission Details DMCA<p>- Advertisement -<p>First: No. It's not too early to discuss the 2020 election. The Iowa …

Liberal View

Elizabeth Warren Makes Even STRANGER Claim About Her History: She's A 'Capitalist'

Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) is well known for claiming a Native American heritage she can't prove. But Monday, the Massachusetts Democrat made an …

Conservative View

Ocasio-Cortez Succeeds in Helping GOP by Failing on Policy

Alexandria Ocasio-CortezOcasio-Cortez should dive serious thought to suing her alma mater. The left’s latest darling, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, …

Conservative View