Incompetence: DNC Scandals Are A Feature, Not A Bug

By Caitlin Johnstone | Medium | 2//05/20 The Iowa caucus scandal has continued to get more egregious by the hour, with new revelations routinely pouring in about extremely suspicious manipulations taking place which all just so happen to disadvantage the campaign of Bernie Sanders in the first Democratic electoral contest of 2020. By the time you readContinue reading “Incompetence: DNC Scandals Are A Feature, Not A Bug”

Corporate Media Are the Real ‘Sanders Attack Machine’

By Julie Hollar | FAIR | 01/31/20 As the Iowa caucuses approach, corporate media are beginning to panic. “Running Bernie Sanders Against Trump Would Be an Act of Insanity,” insisted  Jonathan Chait in New York magazine (1/28/20). The New York Times‘ Paul Krugman (1/20/20)—among many others (FAIR.org, 1/24/20)—revived the 2016 media trend of tarring Sanders as “Trumpian.” The NeverContinue reading “Corporate Media Are the Real ‘Sanders Attack Machine’”

‘CNN Is Truly a Terrible Influence on This Country’: Democratic Debate Moderators Pilloried for Centrist Talking Points and Anti-Sanders Bias

By Jessica Corbett | Common Dreams | 01/14/20 | Critics of the corporate media as well as supporters and staffers of Sen. Bernie Sanders’ campaign blasted the moderators of the CNN/Des Moines Register Democratic presidential debate Tuesday night for employing centrist talking points and demonstrating a bias against Sanders in how they framed questions. The debate, whichContinue reading “‘CNN Is Truly a Terrible Influence on This Country’: Democratic Debate Moderators Pilloried for Centrist Talking Points and Anti-Sanders Bias”

‘The Bloodshed Must Stop’: Sanders, Khanna, and Schumer Demand Passage of Measure to End US Complicity in Yemen Slaughter

By Jake Johnson | CD | 12/01/19 | With Congress set to vote as early as next week on the annual military spending bill, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer joined Sen. Bernie Sanders and Rep. Ro Khanna in calling for the inclusion of an amendment that would end U.S. support for Saudi Arabia’s years-long assault on Yemen. “The humanitarianContinue reading “‘The Bloodshed Must Stop’: Sanders, Khanna, and Schumer Demand Passage of Measure to End US Complicity in Yemen Slaughter”

Neo-Red-Baiting: The Establishment’s Old Dirty Trick Revived

By Danny C. | DCPeriodical | 10/21/19 | In the third 2012 presidential debate, Democratic incumbent Barack Obama won points over with viewers when he quipped to Republican hopeful Mitt Romney, ‘I’m glad that you recognize that al Qaeda’s a threat, because a few months ago when you were asked “what’s the biggest geopolitical threatContinue reading “Neo-Red-Baiting: The Establishment’s Old Dirty Trick Revived”