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DN! | Bernie Sanders on Resisting Trump, Why the Democratic Party is an "Absolute Failure" & More

Last month more than 4,000 people gathered in Chicago for the People’s Summit. Independent senator, former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders delivered the keynote speech.

During his speech, he repeatedly criticized the Democratic Party, calling it an “absolute failure,” and blaming it for the election of President Trump. 112 more words


On the Road for the People's Agenda

The People’s Summit, held June 9-11, 2017 in Chicago, brought together activists committed to a People’s Agenda and dedicated to holding all elected officials accountable to popular demands for affordable healthcare and education, equitable distribution of wealth, and climate solutions. 540 more words


The Rise of Bernie Sanders

Okay, I admit…ever since I’ve been given a chance to unfollow political news in April, I’ve avoided it at all most costs. Sure, I’ll laugh along with Colbert’s minute satire, but no more prowling on news sites for hours. 604 more words


June 12th: Remembering the Pulse Massacre

Two years ago the Supreme Court closed the Obergefell v. Hodges case in a 5-4 decision guaranteeing the right to marry to same-sex couples federally. It was a day of peak national pride for me. 925 more words

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