Tag Archives: Bernie Sanders

Julian Castro on Reparations: ‘Why Wouldn’t You Compensate People Who Actually Were Property?’

Julian Castro clocked the shyt outta Bernie Sanders. Bernie just got uncovered for his bigoted racism about reparations. Notice when folks bring up reparations for black people, Bernie says that would be divisive,  what about poor white people? Poor white … Continue reading

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Saturday Open Thread | #DNCLeaks: Debbie Wasserman Schultz furiously pressured MSNBC

Debbie Wasserman Schultz, the chair of the Democratic National Committee, was furious when she was criticized by MSNBC host Mika Brzezinski. Wasserman Schultz called for Brzezinski to “apologize” and told her co-worker Chuck Todd “this must stop.” The DNC chair … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | 2.6 million votes remain in California primary

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The Latest on outstanding ballots in California’s primary election (all times local): 6 p.m. California Secretary of State says nearly 2.6 million ballots still to be counted in California’s presidential primary election. That would put turnout at … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread | Bernie Sanders expected to push for major Democratic Party shakeup

Shake it up!  Shake it up! Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is heading to Washington Thursday for back-to-back meetings with President Obama and Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid. A Senate aide familiar with the planning of the latter meeting said the … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | Bernie Sanders vows to continue fight

Bernie Sanders on Tuesday vowed that his campaign will “take our fight” to the Democratic National Convention despite Hillary Clinton clinching the Democratic presidential nomination. Sanders said he plans to compete in next week’s Democratic primary in Washington, D.C., the … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread | Sanders hits Clinton Foundation over foreign donations

Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders criticized the Clinton Foundation for accepting donations from foreign governments in an interview aired Sunday, calling it a conflict of interest. “Do I have a problem when a sitting secretary of State and a foundation … Continue reading

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Media Plans to Call Democratic Primary for Hillary Clinton Before California Polls Close

Chris Matthews sat down with Bernie Sanders’ campaign manager, Jeff Weaver, and confirmed that MSNBC and several other media networks intend to call the Democratic primary race for Hillary Clinton before polls close in California on June 7. Matthews said … Continue reading

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