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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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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 #TheRealNews 2020 Election bernie sanders Democratic Party Joe Biden Sunrise Movement

Can Biden/Bernie Wings of the Democrats Come Together To Defeat Trump?

Sanders suspending his campaign raises a lot of unanswered and uncomfortable questions for the Democratic Party as they battle Trump’s right wing Presidency. The post…

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Thousands Rally with Bernie Sanders and AOC at Iowa Climate Summit

The day after he held the biggest Iowa rally of the election cycle, Sanders held a climate summit in Des Moines. TRNN’s Dharna Noor and…

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DNC Kills Climate Debate Compromise

Days after rejecting the proposal to sanction debate focused on the climate crisis, the DNC voted 222-137 against allowing candidates to participate in even a…

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DNC Rejects Call for a Climate Debate

Democratic National Committee (DNC) officials reversed the previous ban on candidates participating in non-sanctioned climate forums, but Carmen Bouquin of the Sunrise Movement says that’s…

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MSNBC & CNN To Host Climate Town Halls for Candidates

Sunrise Movement fellow Zina Rodriguez says she celebrates the moves from two major networks, but they don’t change the need for a real climate debate…

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As Activists Push Democratic Climate Debate, DNC Donors Profit from Oil, Gas

Top Photo Credit: JefParker | Wikimedia Commons After weeks of pressure from climate activists, the Democratic National Committee is officially considering a pair of resolutions…

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Sunrise Sits In at DNC Headquarters, Demanding Climate Debate

The day before the first Democratic debate in Miami, dozens gathered at the DNC to demand a climate debate. They say they plan to stay…

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Does Baltimore Need a Green New Deal?

The Sunrise Movement’s Baltimore hub held a town hall on how a federal Green New Deal could help Baltimore—especially Baltimore’s most vulnerable residents The post…

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AOC & Bernie Join Sunrise Movement in DC Town Hall

At the town hall, the Sunrise Movement launched the next phase of their Green New Deal campaign: making three demands of Democratic presidential contenders The…

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Did The House’s New Climate Committee Snub the Sunrise Movement?

TRNN Executive Producer Sharmini Peries spoke with Steve Horn about this piece. Photo Credit: U.S. House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis by Steve Horn…

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Protestors Storm Mitch McConnell’s Office Demanding a Green New Deal

250 youth with the Sunrise movement confronted the Senate Majority Leader about his decision to fast-track a Senate vote on the Green New Deal resolution…

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