Published on Thursday, December 31, 2015 by Common Dreams by Andrea Germanos, staff writer As the year draws to a close, it’s worth noting a handful of progressive gains that people-power made possible: Feelin’ the Bern Despite the lack of coverage in corporate media about the Vermont Independent and his presidential bit, Sen. Bernie Sanders and his call for […]
Published on Monday, December 07, 2015 by Common Dreams by Lauren McCauley, staff writer A national energy policy that prioritizes the health and well-being of people and planet above the profits of the fossil fuel industry is what voters can expect should Sen. Bernie Sanders be elected President of the United States next year, according to the candidate, who […]
Published on Monday, September 14, 2015 by Common Dreams by Deirdre Fulton, staff writer ‘Fringe candidate’ no more, Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders leads former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton among likely Democratic presidential primary voters in the battleground states of Iowa and New Hampshire, according to new polling released on Sunday. The new CBS/YouGov poll finds U.S. Sen. Sanders […]
Published on Monday, August 10, 2015 by Common Dreams by Jon Queally, staff writer It was by far the largest turnout for any presidential candidate this year, as nearly 30,000 people rallied in Portland, Oregon on Sunday evening for Bernie Sanders, filling the city’s Moda Center to capacity with thousands more directed to overflow areas to watch the event […]
Published on Thursday, April 30, 2015 by Common Dreams by Jon Queally, staff writer Making official what was initially reported on Tuesday, Sen. Bernie Sanders has told theAssociated Press: “I am running for president.” In an interview with the news agency, Sanders jumped right into a discussion about his populist mindset and progressive agenda while issuing an additional message for […]
Published on Tuesday, June 3, 2014 by Common Dreams – Lauren McCauley, staff writer Worker-owned co-ops got a boost on Monday when Independent Senator Bernie Sanders unveiled an initiative in Vermont that champions what many call "the new economy." “At a time when corporate America is outsourcing millions of decent-paying jobs overseas and with the […]
With progressives nationwide yearning for a bold populist movement, is there any chance their hopes will be met in the upcoming midterm elections or on the 2016 presidential battlefield?
There are no doctors exiting the public system in Canada, and in fact we see a net influx of physicians from the United States into the Canadian system over the last number of years.
More than 80 percent hope Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) will bring his agenda items and energy to 2016 contest; Most want challenge from within Democratic Party
Roosevelt went on to say that every person will have a fair chance to reach their highest potential “unassisted by special privilege” and “unhampered by the special privilege of others”.