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Trump: Bernie’s The Enemy

Interesting article over on The Daily Beast, Trump Calls Bernie Sanders Crazy, Praises Him in Private. According to the authors, Trump publicly berates Sanders, and says he looks forward to running against him. He implies that Sanders is dangerously removed from the American people, and that as a “Socialist” (read Communist) will be rejected by…

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The Final Solution…

In my mind the final solution to our societal woes goes something like this:  Maybe Bernie Sanders or Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez need to introduce legislation that makes it illegal for any one individual to hoard more money and resources than he/she could ever possibly spend/use in his/her lifetime. I foresee one of two things then happening…

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Petition:Ben & Jerry Are Back (And Bernie’s Got ‘Em)

We don’t normally mention petitions on LR net, but this one is kind of fun. Ben and Jerry, the ice cream guys (whose products have probably done more to cure depression than all the Prozac on the planet) are urging Bernie Sanders to run for president in 2020. Here at the magazine, we’re sort of…

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What is Democratic Socialism?

I know there are still many people out there that don’t fully understand democratic socialism. In a nutshell, a democratic socialist is a democrat with progressive values.  Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in June on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert said this about democratic socialism, “I believe that in a modern, moral, and wealthy society, no person…

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Sanders Says We Need To Look At Israel

Bernie Sanders is, once again, rushing in where angels fear to tread. Or, at least, where American political candidates fear to tread. He is openly saying that Israel’s treatment of the Palestinian people is oppressive. That this is dangerous, to say the least, is obvious. American political figures have traditionally voiced unquestioning support of Israel,…

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Liberals Taking Charge of Democrats

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By Michael Jay Tucker There was an interesting article over on the Washington Post last week, “First-time, liberal candidates are flooding the Democratic primaries,” by Kevin Schaul and Kevin Uhrmacher. It seems, say the authors, that hundreds (maybe thousands) of liberals are entering the Democratic primaries. For the first time in a long while, it…

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