Ann Arbor (Informed Comment) – Progressive members of Congress will circulate a letter on Tuesday threatening US funding for Israel …
Source: Sanders, AOC, Tlaib Threaten to Cut Israeli Funding if Netanyahu Annexes 1/3 of Palestinian West Bank
“Taxpayers provided funding for the development of this drug. Now Gilead is price-gouging off it during a pandemic. Beyond disgusting,” said Sen. Bernie Sanders.
Source: ‘Absolute Robbery’: Gilead Announces $3,120 Price Tag for Covid-19 Drug Developed With $70 Million in Taxpayer Support | Common Dreams News
Instead of spending $740 billion on the Department of Defense, said the Vermont senator, the United States should reinvest in “cities and towns that we’ve neglected and abandoned for far too long.”
Source: Sanders Proposes Slashing Pentagon Budget by 10% to Reinvest Funds in Communities ‘Devastated by Poverty and Incarceration’ | Common Dreams News
“The American people are rightly demanding justice and an end to police brutality and murder. The U.S. Senate has got to act now, has got to hear the cries for justice that are coming from the
Source: ‘We Must Act Now’: Sanders Demands Congressional Ban on Police Use of Tear Gas and Rubber Bullets Against Protesters | Common Dreams News
Assuring all Americans have access to a vaccine is both “the moral thing to do” and “good public health policy,” said the Vermont senator.
Source: Bernie Sanders Calls for Guarantee That Covid-19 Vaccine Be Free to All | Common Dreams News
by Russell Dobular A new Emerson poll has found that 51% of Bernie Sanders supporters are considering casting their vote for an independent or 3rd Party candidate in November. In my previous piece …
Source: Democracy is Broken: Why 51% of Sanders Supporters are Considering a 3rd Party
Speculation is growing that the scandal-plagued Joe Biden might drop out of the presidential race. That’s extremely unlikely. But if he does, there’s only one alternative: Bernie Sanders.
Source: If Joe Biden Drops Out, Bernie Sanders Must Be the Democratic Nominee
A few weeks ago, we had a democratic-socialist presidential campaign with several million donors and over a thousand-person staff. Today, we have no mass organization to carry on the struggle. We can change that — but only with Bernie’s help.
Source: Our Revolution Failed to Live Up to Its Potential. But the Bernie Movement Needs a Mass Organization Now.
The decision was made by the New York Board of Elections, one of whom described holding the primary as a frivolous “beauty contest” for the Vermont lawmaker’s supporters.
Source: ‘Democracy is Dead,’ Declare Sanders Supporters After Bernie Taken Off New York Ballot | Common Dreams News