(3 comments) SHARE Friday, January 24, 2020 An Open Letter to the Green Party About 2020 Election Strategy
If during the 2020 election campaign, the Green candidate campaigns in contested states knowing that he or she might be winning votes that would otherwise have gone to Sanders or to Warren or whoever, causing Trump to win the state and win the electoral college, how could that possibly evidence wanting Trump to lose as much as anyone?
(1 comments) SHARE Saturday, December 14, 2019 SEP/IYSSE public meeting in Colombo: Free Julian Assange and Chelsea Manning!
The mainstream media globally, in line with their imperialist masters, are maintaining a conspiracy of silence despite mass support for Assange and courageous US whistleblower Chelsea Manning, who provided classified information about American war crimes to WikiLeaks. Manning has been jailed indefinitely in the US over her refusal to testify against Assange.
(2 comments) SHARE Wednesday, June 19, 2019 Sanders to Corporate America: "I welcome your hatred"
In recent months, corporate forces aiming to control the Democratic Party have intensified their opposition to Sen. Bernie Sanders' presidential candidacy. In October, the corporate think tank Third Way declared that, when it comes to supporting candidates in the election, "The exception is Sen. Sanders. We're open to everybody except for him."
(3 comments) SHARE Tuesday, April 30, 2019 Opposition article links on Joe Biden
"During the last week, the huge amount of corporate media coverage about Joe Biden has revealed very little about his actual record. There's a big hole where information should be.You can help fill the gap!
SHARE Tuesday, April 16, 2019 Sanders Releases 10 Years of Tax Returns Nine Months Before Caucuses, Primaries Begin
Bernie Sanders released 10 years of tax returns including his 2018 return. The release, nine months before the first votes are cast, recognizes the changing expectations that all candidates, not just nominees, should release their taxes. The tax returns are straightforward and uncomplicated with few additional forms or deductions, and are in addition to the financial disclosures that Sanders has released every year since 1991.
SHARE Friday, August 10, 2018 Freedom Flotilla Demands Immediate Release Of Humanitarian Cargo
The Freedom Flotilla Coalition demands the immediate release of the 116 boxes of medical supplies for the health services of Gaza that were carried on the Al Awda and Freedom boats of the 2018 Freedom Flotilla to Gaza, recently seized by Israeli forces. As Swedish Foreign Affairs Minister Margot Wallström has stated, the ship's cargo must be released, according to international law.
(3 comments) SHARE Sunday, July 29, 2018 FreedomFlotilla boat carrying medical supplies for #Gaza hijacked by Israeli forces
Al Awda is sailing under a Norwegian flag, carrying 22 people and a cargo of medical supplies, including #Gauze4Gaza. There are people from 16 nations on board, including human rights supporters, journalists and crew, along with 13,000 worth of medical supplies. The boat itself, a former fishing vessel from Norway, is a gift to Palestinian fishers in Gaza.
SHARE Wednesday, May 30, 2018 Left Forum 2018 Is Almost Here
Jane Sanders, Juan Gonzalez, Silvia Federici, Cathy Dang, Ajamu Baraka and more to discuss strategies to galvanize the left in the Trump era
(1 comments) SHARE Saturday, December 16, 2017 Warren, Brown, Colleagues Call on EEOC to Address Rampant Sexual Harassment of Tipped Workers
Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio), and 17 of their colleagues sent a letter to Acting Chair of the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) Victoria Lipnic requesting information on the commission's efforts to address sexual harassment in the food and hospitality industries, which have high numbers of tipped workers.
(1 comments) SHARE Wednesday, November 29, 2017 Sanders, Colleagues Unveil Legislation to Rebuild Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands
More than two months after Hurricane Maria, much of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands remain devastated. More than half of Puerto Rico is still without power. In both territories, clean drinking water is difficult if not impossible to find in many areas and thousands of people are still living in temporary shelters.
SHARE Monday, August 7, 2017 Progressive Democratic Party Veterans Win New Caucus Election
"This is a true victory not just for progressive veterans in California but for all progressive Democrats. The Party listened to us and responded appropriately. Now, our mission is to elect a new slate of officers for the Executive Board and carry our progressive platform forward throughout the Veterans community in California," said Robert Leahy, president of the Los Angeles County Veterans Democratic Club.
(2 comments) SHARE Tuesday, March 7, 2017 Vault 7: CIA Hacking Tools Revealed
Today, Tuesday 7 March 2017, WikiLeaks begins its new series of leaks on the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency. Code-named "Vault 7" by WikiLeaks, it is the largest ever publication of confidential documents on the agency.
(4 comments) SHARE Thursday, February 9, 2017 From the Jill Stein Campaign: Finally! The epic court battle we've been waiting for
Our landmark PA lawsuit is an opportunity not only to fix one state's seriously marred system, but to score a major victory that will raise the bar for voting justice in every state. Finally, we can tell all in the epic court battle we've been waiting for.
Moving forward with the PA lawsuit honors our commitment to use recount dollars for litigation at the heart of the recount battle, which could lead to lasting reforms. Series: recount (4 Articles, 6391 views), Jill Stein (10 Articles, 23323 views), Election Integrity (67 Articles, 156653 views) (View All Series)
SHARE Monday, December 26, 2016 "No War - Save Article 9" Sign Waving For President Obama And Japanese Prime Minister Abe's Meeting
For the meeting of President Obama and Japan's Prime Minister Abe at the Arizona Memorial on December 27, members of Veterans for Peace, Hawaii Peace and Justice, Revolution Books, World Can't Wait and other concerned organizations will gather to remind both heads of government of the need to preserve Article 9, the NO WAR article of the Japanese Constitution to prevent Japan from joining the U.S. wars of choice.