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Robert Scheer Speaks With Dr. Jill Stein About The Green Party 2016 Elections

In this week’s “Scheer Intelligence,” the Truthdig editor-in-chief’s podcast on KCRW, Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein talks about her evolution from a Harvard idealist to a family physician, environmental activist and now political candidate, and why she believes there are more similarities than differences between her and… 9,665 more words

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Shawn Macomb: Sandernistas on the March

Grab your popcorn and enjoy the show.

Shawn Macomb writes: So now that the Democratic party is well and truly feeling the Bern, how should those of us who identify not as democratic socialists nor oligarchs nor oligarch-enablers feel about those lighter-shade-of-Mao “Bernie 2016″ yard signs reddening up the landscape? 781 more words

Mediasphere

The Devastating Cost of Monetized Elections by Ralph Nader

Dandelion Salad

by Ralph Nader
The Nader Page
January 21, 2016

Corporatized and commercialized elections reach a point where they stand outside and erode our democracy. 1,074 more words

Politics

Where Do Progressives Go After Bernie Sanders?

Ralph Nader hopes Bernie Sanders doesn’t blow his big moment.

The original left-wing icon, blamed by some Democrats for costing Al Gore the 2000 election, is gratified to see that Mr. 1,699 more words

Hillary Clinton

DNC Must Heed Warning Bells From 2000

DNC Must Heed Warning Bells From 2000

December 29, 2015

Fifteen years ago, the Democrats’ heir apparent sought to succeed a termed out president, but was faced with a challenge on the left from a popular senator and persistent net negative approval ratings. 799 more words

2016 Election