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The DNC is over. What’s next for progressives?

DNC member Jim Zogby, who helped run Jesse Jackson’s campaign in 1984, joins The Real News Network for historical perspective and analysis of Democrats and…

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Posted in #TheRealNews climate change climate crisis Democratic national convention DNC Joe Biden Kamala Harris

Will Biden do enough to fight the climate crisis?

Biden has a climate plan. It’s good—but does it go far enough? The post Will Biden do enough to fight the climate crisis? appeared first…

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Posted in #Politics #TheRealNews black lives matters Donald Trump election Joe Biden Kamala Harris mass incarceration progressives Sunrise Movement

Progressives’ problems with Kamala Harris

Liberals praised Harris, Republicans attacked her as a “radical leftist,” but progressives say the selection underscores the need for sustained grassroots pressure. The post Progressives’…

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Posted in #Democrats #Racism #TheRealNews bernie sanders Black feminism Black labor Erica Garner feminism Hillary Clinton Joe Biden Kamala Harris slavery trauma

Political Profiteering off the Trauma of Black Women

In state and national elections, Democratic politicians court the power of Black women’s votes. But are the issues that shape and impact the lives of…

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Posted in #Education #Racism #TheRealNews bernie sanders Corey Booker Democratic Party Elizabeth Warren greg wilpert HBCU Helena Olea inequality Jacqueline Luqman Joe Biden Kamala Harris Osita Nwanevu Pete Buttigieg presidential debates reparations

3rd Democratic Debate: Education, Inequality, and Racism (2/3)

Our panel on the 3rd Democratic presidential debate takes a closer look at how the candidates look at and overlook crucial issues related to inequality…

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Posted in #Healthcare #TheRealNews bernie sanders Democratic Party Elizabeth Warren greg wilpert Helena Olea Jacqueline Luqman Joe Biden Kamala Harris Osita Nwanevu Pete Buttigieg private health insurance

3rd Democratic Debate: Medicare for All as the Bogeyman? (1/3)

The third Democratic Party’s presidential debate featured all ten front-runners for the first time. In segment one of our debate discussion, we take a closer…

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Posted in #TheRealNews #Venezuela Afghanistan bernie sanders Central America Corey Booker Democratic Party Elizabeth Warren foreign policy greg wilpert Helena Olea Iraq Jacqueline Luqman Joe Biden Kamala Harris Osita Nwanevu Pete Buttigieg presidential debates

3rd Democratic Debate: Foreign Policy Continues Imperialist Tradition (3/3)

While most Democratic candidates are finally shifting the debate on Afghanistan, 18 years after the war began, the discussion on other issues, such as Latin…

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Posted in #Biden #TheRealNews bernie sanders college debt forgiveness deferment Elizabeth Warren graduate school Jacqueline Luqman Kamala Harris student loan debt tuition

Student Debt Reform, or Student Debt Forgiveness? What The Candidates’ Plans Mean

Students leaving college with their hard-earned degrees also have a significant and growing amount of debt. Which Democratic candidate’s plan is the most effective at…

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Posted in #TheRealNews Elizabeth Warren Home Ownership Kamala Harris Luqman Nation racial wealth gap redlining

Kamala Harris Goes After the Black Vote With a Homeownership Plan

Will Kamala Harris’ home ownership proposal address the persistent issue of the racial homeownership and wealth gap, or will her plan create more problems for…

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Posted in #Socialism #TheRealNews Bussing capitalism Democrat debate Jacqueline Luqman Joe Biden Kamala Harris Kimberly Moffit marc steiner

Racism in America, Socialism, and Medicare for All Dominate Democratic Debate (1/2)

Kamala Harris seized the evening by taking on bussing and race with Biden, while Hickenlooper and others confronted Sanders’s socialism and the nuances of Medicare…

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Posted in #Socialism #TheRealNews Bussing capitalism Democrat debate Jacqueline Luqman Joe Biden Kamala Harris Kimberly Moffit marc steiner medicare

Generational Divide Was Subtext of Second Democratic Debate (2/2)

Back and forths about bussing, segregation, and race and confrontations about socialism and the nuances of Medicare For All had the 10 candidates at times,…

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Posted in #Democrats #Iran #Jobs #TheRealNews 2020 barack obama bernie sanders Campaign Donald Trump election Elizabeth Warren fascism Joe Biden Kamala Harris Pete Buttigieg populism Steve Bannon voter turnout voters white voters

Will Trump’s Instincts Win Him a Second Term?

This week Trump officially announced his bid for re-election, and gave his assessment of the Democratic candidates. Are his instincts right, or is he just…

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Posted in #TheRealNews Kamala Harris Kamau Franklin Maizie Hirono marc steiner Richard Blumenthal Robert Mueller Senate Judiciary Hearings Ted Cruz William Barr

Barr Hearings on Mueller Report Display the Threat to Democracy

Attorney and activist Kamau Franklin dissects the questioning of Attorney General Barr on his handling of the Mueller report The post Barr Hearings on Mueller…

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Posted in #Education #TheRealNews Kamala Harris lois weiner teachers

Kamala Harris Calls for Teacher Raises—An Anomaly in Presidential Politics

Democratic frontrunner calls for $315 billion investment—education activists, such as Lois Weiner, say it’s still not enough The post Kamala Harris Calls for Teacher Raises—An…

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Posted in #TheRealNews 2020 presidential race Democratic Party Kamala Harris

Kamala Harris’ Record as Tough-On-Crime Prosecutor Far From Progressive – Documentary Report

Democrat and presidential hopeful Kamala Harris says she supports a Sanders-style progressive agenda, but given her record as AG of California, can she be trusted…

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