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Sanders supporters strike surprise blow against Rhode Island’s Democratic establishment

Progressives in Rhode Island explain how grassroots organizers, inspired by Bernie and AOC, defeated the state’s powerful Democratic machine. The post Sanders supporters strike surprise…

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Posted in #TheRealNews bernie sanders DNC Donald Trump election fraud Jaisal Noor Joe Biden progressives rnc

Trump warns of a rigged election as he undercuts the post office

Postmaster General Louis DeJoy was grilled by Democrats over his undermining of the U.S. Postal Service’s ability to deliver ballots on time. The post Trump…

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Posted in #TheRealNews AOC Arab American Institute bernie sanders black lives matter Democratic Party DNC James Zogby Joe Biden Kamala Harris marc steiner progressives Sunrise Movement

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 #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 #CoronaVirus #TheRealNews #Trump 2020 bernie sanders COVID-19 Jaisal Noor Joe Biden Mandela Barnes pandemic progressives social distancing Wisconsin

Sanders Ends Campaign After ‘Shit Show’ Wisconsin Primary

Wisconsin Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes says Tuesday’s vote risked lives and amounted to voter suppression, and that Democrats must embrace a progressive vision to beat…

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Posted in #JimCrow #Racism #TheRealNews black voters classism MoralMajority organizing progressives SouthernVoters

Lessons From Super Tuesday: Stop Ignoring Black Voters of Faith!

Super Tuesday stunned progressives, but sustained grassroots organizing in Southern Black communities might have produced better results. Progressive outreach has made the mistakes of avoiding…

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Posted in #Racism #TheRealNews 40 acres and a mule african americans bernie sanders H.R. 40 progressives reparations slavery

Ben and Jerry’s Support of HR 40 Might Mainstream the Reparations Discussion

The iconic, progressive ice cream company is in favor of a House Bill that would develop reparations proposals—a sign that attitudes towards a once-radical answer…

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Posted in #Democrats #Education #TheRealNews 2020 bernie sanders black women civil rights movement Crime Bill Elizabeth Warren Joe Biden mass incarceration progressives segregation student loan debt

Pandering, Policy, and the Black Vote

What do top Democratic candidates Sanders, Warren, and Biden offer black voters in 2020? The post Pandering, Policy, and the Black Vote appeared first on…

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Posted in #TheRealNews DCCC Democratic Party Eugene Puryear Jacqueline Luqman progressives Ryan Grim

The DCCC’s Anti-Progressive Policy Might Be Backfiring (2/2)

In March, the DCCC announced its policy against progressive challengers of incumbent Dems. But the policy has been met with widespread scorn, and may be…

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Posted in #Democrats #TheRealNews barack obama gerald horne Paul Jay progressives

Does Obama Speak for Progressives?

On Saturday in Berlin, President Obama said progressives shouldn’t attack other progressives, saying it’s a “circular firing squad.” But are corporate Democrats within the progressive…

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Posted in #Congress #TheRealNews Donald Trump progressives Ro Khanna

Charting a Progressive Foreign Policy for the Trump Era and Beyond

As President Trump destabilizes America’s role in the world, progressives have a unique opportunity to define a new foreign policy for America. But while the…

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