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Centrists Wage War On Democratic Socialism And The ‘Extremely Online’
At a Third Way conference, the barriers to a 2020 Democratic win were clear: Bernie Sanders and Medicare-for-All. But Elizabeth Warren was acceptable.
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Why Democratic Socialist Bernie Sanders Gave A Speech Explaining Democratic Socialism
How did the Vermont senator's interpretation fit into his 2020 presidential campaign strategy?
Bernie Sanders Pitches ‘Democratic Socialism’ As Next Stage Of FDR's New Deal
The 2020 presidential candidate hopes to lift the stigma from that term by associating it with popular social programs.
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Republicans May Find They Have Become The Boy Who Cried ‘Socialism’
Trump rarely misses a chance to accuse Democrats of wanting a socialist America — something Republicans have been doing since the New Deal.
Senator Elizabeth Warren: It's 'Just Wrong' To Call Me A Socialist
The 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful said she's a capitalist who supports markets that “have a cop on the beat.”
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North Dakota State Player Wore Democratic Socialists Pin To Meet Trump
Offensive lineman Jack Albrecht "wanted to make a statement," a Democratic Socialists of America official said.
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Responds To Trump's Dig On Socialism: 'I Think He's Scared'
The newly elected Democratic congresswoman said the president is "scared" about her proposals to tax the wealthy.
Trump Knocks Socialism And Bernie Sanders Does Not Look Pleased
Networks zoomed in on the Vermont senator after the president's remarks during the State of the Union.
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What The Left Gets Wrong About Bernie Sanders And Elizabeth Warren
The super-rich see one thing very clearly.
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Sex Worker Activists Support Democratic Socialist Julia Salazar’s Primary Win
“Julia is the first ever vocal advocate for sex workers’ rights to run on the issue and win.”
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Socialists Need To Fight For Economic Change -- Not Just Another Version Of Capitalism
Richard D. Wolff
, Guest Writer
We need to think bigger if we want something better.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez To Trevor Noah: Health Care For All Requires Moral Courage
The "Daily Show" host pressed the democratic socialist about how she plans to pay for her ideas.
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GOP Rep. Defends Calling Ocasio-Cortez A 'Girl': But She Said It First!
Ron DeSantis says the New York Democratic congressional nominee once called herself “a girl from the Bronx," so it's OK.
James Comey Pleads With Democrats: 'Don't Rush To The Socialist Left'
The longtime Republican encouraged Americans to vote for Democrats in November's midterm elections last week.
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What The Bernie Sanders Winter Coat Controversy Gets Wrong About Socialism
“Everyone deserves to be wearing a nice coat like Bernie Sanders,” said a prominent democratic socialist.
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Candidate For Illinois Governor Divests Himself Of Running Mate Over Israel Criticism
The growing Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement is still taboo for Democrats.
This Is Why Millennials Favor Socialism
Searching for logic
They realized that the “trickle-down economics” theory didn’t work.
Jesus Was A Socialist
E.P. Clapp Distinguished Professor of Politics, Occidental Col...
There's a great deal of pent-up demand for a candidate who articulates Americans' frustrations with the status quo. Trump exploited those frustrations with a campaign based on racism, intolerance, and xenophobia.
No, Most Younger People Aren't Embracing Socialism
John A. Tures
Professor of Political Science, LaGrange College
That same Harvard poll revealed that only a third of all younger people say that they support socialism, a much lower number
How To Make A Political Revolution
Director of the Public Good Initiative at the Institute for Lo...
In his recent book, Insurgent Democracy Michael Lansing explains, "Small-property holders anxious to use government to create
Behind Hillary Clinton's Big California Win and the Promise/Peril of the Bernie Sanders Movement
Political Analyst, former presidential campaign advisor and sp...
Before that, the crowd had reacted with anger and incredulity to TV news reports of Hillary's big California lead, crying
Why Sanders Should Fight On
There are times in history when politics needs to be put aside and the nation has to rally around a single cause. The typical
Chances Are, You're Already a Democratic Socialist
Where realism and idealism meet
Are you a democratic socialist? If you haven't already thought about it, yes, you probably are. In my experience, most decent people in the United States today are democratic socialists, even if they don't know it yet.
The Return of Democratic Socialism
Professor of History emeritus, SUNY/Albany
Why the rising tide of support for socialism in recent years? One key factor was certainly a popular backlash against the growing economic instability and inequality in America fostered by brazen corporate greed, exploitation, and control of public policy.
10 Ways That Bernie Sanders Has Described Democratic Socialism That Prove It Isn't a Radical Idea at All
Political Reporter Covering the Bernie Sanders Campaign
The vision that Sanders introduces is neither idealistic nor radical, but rather, a practical response to the problems that our current political and economic systems perpetuate.
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