Bernie Sanders

An Open Letter to the National Democratic Leadership

“When Joe Biden announced that Kamala Harris would be his VP pick, Donald Trump immediately began criticizing her as being too far left…”

Peter Bergel
Published in: Anchorage Press, Galion Inquirer, West River Eagle, Salem News, Sierra County Prospect, Global Diaspora News, The Peace Worker, Times Union, The Chronicle, LA Progressive
Date: August 14,15,16,18,19,2020
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The wall: Separating democracy from voters

“The mainstream media imposes some serious certainties on the 2020 presidential election that drive me into a furious despair, e.g.:”

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Common Dreams, Tribune Content Agency, Free Press, The Smirking Chimp, The Peace Worker, Watertown Daily Times, Free Press, The Orange Leader, Bainbridge Island Review, Lahaina News, Counterpunch, Uncommon Thought, Sentinel News
Date: February 12,13,14,15,17,19,20,2020
845 Words

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War vs. Democracy

Robert Koehler

“The paradox of democracy is that it depends on the integrity of those who have the most to lose if an election goes the wrong way — you know, the people in power.
That’s a particularly thorny dilemma…”

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Huffington Post, Free Press, Tribune Content Agency, Truthout, Information Clearing House, Common Wonders Blog, Common Dreams, Peace on Earth Film Festival, LA Progressive, The Smirking Chimp, Sierra County Prospect, Critical Studies, The Raven Foundation
Date: September 7,8,9,10,21,2016
872 Words

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Does the Democratic Party Have a Progressive Platform–and Does It Matter?


“Shortly after the Democratic Party’s platform committee concluded its deliberations this July, Bernie Sanders announced: “Thanks to the millions of people across the country who got involved in the political process…”

Lawrence S. Wittner
Published in: Eagle Times, Huffington Post, Counterpunch, History News Network, Grassroots Press, Chicago Activism, Sierra County Prospect, Z Net, Gilmer Free Press, Valley Voice, War is a Crime, Eureka Spring News, Daily Kos, LA Progressive, The Free Weekly, Newberry Observer, The Daily Journalist
Date: August 27,29,31, September 1,2016
749 Words

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