Bernie Sanders

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Deliver Us to the Lesser Evil: How Social Movements Bury Themselves in the Democratic Party

July 28, 2017 | The Democratic Party has often been called “the graveyard of social movements,” and more often than not the social struggles in the United States end their useful lives digging their own graves in (...)

Hart Eagleburger
Jack Rusk

UNITED STATES

Two Sides of the Same Old Coin: Ellison, Perez, and Democratic Party Establishment

February 26, 2017 | Tom Perez won the DNC chairmanship. While some paint this as a loss for the working class, Ellison and Perez are actually two sides of the same coin.

Tatiana Cozzarelli

UNITED STATES

Sanders and the Unions Support Trump Measures

January 27, 2017 | This week, Sanders the “socialist” praised Trump’s executive order to withdraw the United States from the TPP (Trans-Pacific Partnership) and received praise from the union (...)

Celeste Murillo

UNITED STATES

Bernie Sanders: Work with or #ResistTrump?

January 25, 2017 | Hundreds of thousands of people took the streets this weekend against Trump. What does Bernie Sanders propose?

Ximena Goldman

INAUGURATION DAY

Sanders Attends Inauguration Instead of Protests

January 20, 2017 | Bernie Sanders breaks with the 66 Democrats who refused to attend inauguration and with the thousands protesting in the streets in order to silently watch Trump be sworn in as (...)

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Viewing Bernie Through Rose-Colored Glasses

January 07, 2017 | The Bernie Sanders presidential campaign and its aftermath shows the folly of the DSA’s electoral strategy

Hart Eagleburger
Jack Rusk

GUEST POST

The Opportunity of the Present Moment

December 19, 2016 | Trump's ascension to power is weeks away. Left Voice presents a series by guest contributors on the current political conjuncture, the left, and prospects for party-building in the United (...)

Hart Eagleburger
Jack Rusk

GUEST POST

Breaking Up with Bernie

December 18, 2016 | A Sandernista ends things with Bernie

Tasha DeCastra

UNITED STATES

Sanders Supports "Corporate Patriotism"

December 03, 2016 | “We need to re-instill an ethic of corporate patriotism.” While this may sound something Donald Trump would say, it was Bernie Sanders.

Tatiana Cozzarelli

UNITED STATES

From Apocalypse to Common Ground: The Democratic Party’s Perspective on Trump

November 15, 2016 | Without a doubt, Trump’s election is a blow to the working class and oppressed. Yet, many leaders of the Democratic party are hopeful that they may find “common ground” with Trump. What conclusions (...)

Tatiana Cozzarelli

US ELECTIONS

A Green Revolution?

November 01, 2016 | As we approach the 2016 elections, many on the US have rallied behind the candidacy of Jill Stein. Should the left support her campaign and is the Green Party a useful tool for advancing (...)

Ian Steinman

Nothing to Lose But Our Chains: A Working Class Program

August 31, 2016 | Since Sanders stepped out of the presidential race at the DNC, throwing full support behind Hillary Clinton, a broad range of left, socialist groups and Sanders supporters have been casting their (...)

Tatiana Cozzarelli

UNITED STATES

VIDEO: Thousands Reject Hillary at the DNC

August 01, 2016

UNITED STATES

It Was Never About Him: Sanders at the DNC

July 27, 2016 | Sanders completed his surrender on Monday before the assembled delegates of the Democratic Convention. The DNC elite gloat in their victory. What happens now to his "Political (...)

Ian Steinman

UNITED STATES - DNC

Before the DNC, Thousands March for Clean Energy

July 25, 2016 | Yesterday in Philadelphia, an estimated seven to ten thousand people marched for “A Clean Energy Revolution” from City Hall to Independence Mall.

Tre Kwon

UNITED STATES - PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS

Let’s Get over Sanders and Back into the Streets

July 18, 2016 | Last week, Bernie Sanders endorsed Hillary Clinton, leaving many of his supporters disappointed. But there is still a way forward: join the protests, organize, (...)

Juan Cruz Ferre

US ELECTIONS

American Politics After Sanders

June 21, 2016 | Sanders’ surrender before the reality of Clinton’s victory has brought an end to one of the most contested primary seasons in recent American History. How have the major political and economic (...)

Ian Steinman

US ELECTIONS

Sanders’ Traps

June 09, 2016 | Despite his recent defeat in California, Bernie Sanders pledges to fight until the end for the nomination. His struggle to “democratize” the Democratic Party and his quest for economic and social (...)

Juan Cruz Ferre

GUEST POST - US ELECTIONS

Is the Green Party the Next Step for Socialists?

June 08, 2016 | The Green Party is projected as an alternative to the Democrats and Hillary Clinton. But who do they represent, and can socialists support them?

Wayne Stephen

Sanders, a Third Party, or a Working Class Party?

April 02, 2016 | Without a doubt, the Bernie Sanders phenomenon offers new opportunities as well as potential pitfalls for the left in the U.S. We intend to discuss the positions of various socialist left parties (...)

Robert Belano

Sanders has 40% of the vote, but Superdelegates Cut Him Down to 32%

March 15, 2016 | The March 15 elections are a major milestone in the primaries. The Superdelegates’ vote reveals the blatantly undemocratic nature of the process. How will Sanders fare in the face of the “rigged” (...)

Jason West

UNITED STATES

Chicago Kicks Out Trump

March 14, 2016 | Last Friday, the Windy City was having none of Donald Trump’s hot air. Thousands of youth, workers and women took to the streets of Chicago to protest the billionaire presidential (...)

Julia Wallace

UNITED STATES

Trump and Clinton Win Big on Super Tuesday

March 02, 2016 | Hillary and Trump emerged victorious after last night's round of primaries, securing significant leads in the race for the presidential nomination.

Tre Kwon

UNITED STATES

What to Make of Sanders’ Big Win

February 15, 2016 | With a 20% margin of victory, Bernie Sanders made a resounding statement in New Hampshire. What is the meaning of Sanders’ win and does the “democratic socialist” represent a challenge to capitalism (...)

Robert Belano

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