From The Bottom Up: The Case For An Independent Left Party

By Howie Hawkins, International Socialist Review -

If the 13.2 million votes received by self-styled “democratic socialist” Bernie Sanders in the 2016 Democratic presidential primaries accomplished nothing else positive, it put the questions of [...]

Open Letter To Senator Bernie Sanders

By Staff, -

We support the position of more than 25,000 people who signed a petition during your presidential campaign urging you to take on militarism. We believe that Dr. King was correct to assert that [...]

Democrats Trash Constituents Over F-35 Base In Vermont

By William Boardman, Reader Supported News. -

On April 11, the mayor of Burlington, Vermont, announced that he was betraying a 55% majority of Burlington voters and a 75% majority of his city council that had opposed basing the F-35 Joint [...]

People For Bernie Kicks US Whistle Blower Off Panel

By Staff, -

By Staff for RT. John Kiriakou, a former CIA counterterrorism officer, has told RT that he was kicked off a panel at the European Parliament because a fellow panelist objected to his association [...]

Corporate Media Fails To Report Truth About Single Payer

By Michael Corcoran, -

By Michael Corcoran for FAIR. It is a sad reflection on the state of healthcare reporting in the United States that one can so easily predict how many media outlets will respond to a news event [...]

Single Payer Movement Has Transformed The Healthcare Fight

By Theo Anderson, -

By Theo Anderson for In These Times. The grassroots fight for single payer, championed by Bernie Sanders, has thoroughly reframed the healthcare debate over the past year. That became clear [...]

Sanders Health Bill: Cover For Democratic Party Deals With Trump

By Patrick Martin, -

By Patrick Martin for WSWS. Senator Bernie Sanders took his campaign to whitewash the right-wing character of the Democratic Party to a new level Wednesday, introducing single-payer, “Medicare [...]

Sanders, Controlled Opposition And Building Popular Power

By Michael Ippolito, -

By Michael Ippolito. This letter was inspired by a conversation that took place in response to the video below posted by Dr. Margaret Flowers after the Republicans offered up a vote on HR 676: [...]

How Did Berniecrats Claim the Jackson Mississippi Movement?

By Bruce A. Dixon, -

By Bruce A. Dixon for Black Agenda Report - When Jackson's mayor-elect Chokwe Antar Lumumba stepped to the podium at the cynically misnamed "Peoples Summit", the annual June pilgrimage of [...]

Head Of National Nurses Encourages Sanders To Start A People’s Party

By Medea Benjamin, -

By Medea Benjamin for CODE PINK. NNU’s RoseAnn DeMoro looked directly at the Draft Bernie people in the audience of the Peoples Summit and grinned. “We’re going to take a few questions but I want [...]

Bernie Sanders Throws Palestinians Under The Bus

By Michael F. Brown, -

By Michael F. Brown for The Electronic Antifada - A majority of Democrats now backs economic sanctions or tougher action on Israel over its continued colonization of occupied Palestinian land, a [...]

Bernie’s Tuition Plan Is Doomed To Fail

By Alan Collinge, -

By Alan Collinge for The Hill - Bernie Sanders unveiled his free-tuition plan this week. The plan, which would eliminate tuition charges for undergraduate students whose families earn less than [...]

Single Payer Sanders Morphs Into Public Option Dean

By Russell Mokhiber, -

By Russell Mokhiber for Single Payer Action. Right before our eyes, we are seeing the transformation of single payer Bernie Sanders into public option Howard Dean. During the 2016 Presidential [...]

Single Payer Bernie Sanders Mark Cuban Ralph Nader Indivisible — Not

By Staff, -

By Staff of Single Payer Action - Bernie has yet to introduce his single payer bill into the Senate — despite promises from his health care legislative assistant that he will do so. (A Sanders [...]

Republicans Lead In Obamacare Replacement, Act Now

By Margaret Flowers, -

By Margaret Flowers for Health Over Profit. Roll Call reports that the Republicans introduced legislation, the Obamacare Replacement Act, in both the House and the Senate. The plan, known as the [...]