‘It Is Our Lifelong Duty to Work for Justice’: Ady Barkan on Medicare for All, Joe Biden, and Continuing the Fight

Ady Barkan spoke with just about all of them:: Elizabeth. Cory. Bernie. Kamala. Julián. Pete. The only Democratic presidential candidate Barkan hadn’t spoken with? Joe. But after Biden edged out the rest of his party’s competition, that changed. Eventually, everyone

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Biden pushes back against ties to Bernie Sanders during first debate: ‘I am the Democratic party’

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden pushed back against President Trump’s efforts to link him to Bernie Sanders during the first debate on Tuesday night, declaring that he beat the self-described democratic socialist by a “whole hell of a lot.” “The matter of the fact

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Bernie Sanders plans news conference on Trump’s ‘threats’ to democracy

Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., announced Wednesday he plans to hold a news conference Thursday regarding what he described as President Trump’s “threats” to democracy in the presidential election. “This is what an authoritarian sounds like,” Sanders said of Trump’s Wednesday comments that

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Huckabee on Sanders’ ‘nightmarish’ election scenario: Why are Democrats ‘setting us up’ for this?

Sen. Bernie Sanders warned Americans that the 2020 election could result in a “nightmarish scenario” of President Trump discrediting mail-in voting and refusing to leave office, but Fox News contributor Mike Huckabee told “Fox & Friends Weekend” that his prediction

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Chicago ‘lefties’ still feelin’ the Bern, but not looking to burn Biden — see Dem nominee as stepping-stone to progress

CTU Vice President Stacy Davis Gates speaks to thousands gathered at a Bernie Sanders rally in Grant Park in March. | Tyler LaRiviere/Sun-Times file “I fully expect our movement to continue once Joe Biden is elected,” said progressive firebrand Stacy

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AOC Dismisses Reports of Division: ‘November Is About Stopping Fascism in the United States’

At the virtual Democratic Convention on Tuesday night, New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez seconded Bernie Sanders’ nomination for president. It’s part of the procedure and pageantry of this quadrennial event: Candidates who earn enough votes in the primary have their

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Sanders plans to ‘mobilize’ the left, launch aggressive agenda push ‘the day after’ Biden is elected

Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., on Tuesday rallied supporters behind Democratic nominee Joe Biden, telling them that the day after Biden is elected they will “mobilize our people” to bring about “transformative change.” “Let’s get going, let’s defeat Trump, let’s elect

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Sanders says he wants to tax billionaires’ ‘obscene’ wealth earned during coronavirus pandemic

Sen. Bernie Sanders said he will introduce legislation that taxes the “obscene wealth gains” of billionaires during the coronavirus pandemic. Sanders, a self-avowed democratic socialist, wrote in a series of tweets on Wednesday evening that he planned to target the profits

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