by oct8ngle, courtesy of Reddit Dear Democrats, As the absurd Trump convention grinds on, somewhere in Philadelphia I imagine there is an army of volunteers inflating one hundred thousand colorful balloons. It is no secret that not all of us are going to be in a celebratory mood when those balloons rain down upon the heads … Continue reading An Open Letter to Democrats
By Saib Bilaval / Films For Action The public at large was served with a Bernie Sanders endorsement of Hillary Clinton as the Democratic nominee for the President of the United States of America. Initially, there was much dismay among Sanders supporters, with some early responses expressing outrage at his “betrayal”. Most of his backers … Continue reading “You Can Have Your Weak Nominee If You Wish” – the Sanders Endorsement Backfires on Hillary Clinton, Empowers Sanders in One Masterstroke
*Originally from Common Dream We have been told a story about the presidential candidacy of Senator Bernie Sanders, a story perpetuated almost exclusively by centrist Democrats vehemently opposed to his progressive agenda. This story has many variants, but each features a central component: The Sanders campaign, the narrative goes, is merely masquerading as an ambitious political revolt dedicated to improving the … Continue reading The Millennial Revolt Against Neoliberalism
For those of you who need a good answer to why you can't say 'All Lives Matter' in response to the "Black Lives Matter' movement.
courtesy of The Young Turks https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DyeGFUWB29Y Remember to choose peace instead of hate, communication instead of war, enlightenment over ignorance. In solidarity.
ORLANDO, Fla. – Democrats agreed to the most aggressive plan to combat climate change in the history of the party here Saturday night. The accord commits Democrats to fight for a price on carbon, methane and other greenhouse gases and for massive investment in renewable energy sources like wind and solar power. It will also further advance the … Continue reading Democrats Pass Most Aggressive Climate Change Plan in Party History