Everything You Need to Know Re: Bernie Sanders
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ALEC-Backed “Stand Your Ground” Could Threaten Most Civil ...

ALEC-Backed “Stand Your Ground” Could Threaten Most Civil ... | Everything You Need to Know           Re: Bernie Sanders | Scoop.it
The secretive right-wing American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) has used its network of money and influence to push for more pro-gun state laws like Florida's “Stand Your Ground” law, which initially helped shield George Zimmerman from...
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Is this really the kind of America you want to live in?

Everything You Need to Know           Re: Bernie Sanders
Your essential Bernie Sanders Guide
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Federal Reserve launches Facebook page, people respond brilliantly

Federal Reserve launches Facebook page, people respond brilliantly | Everything You Need to Know           Re: Bernie Sanders | Scoop.it
This is what happened when the Federal Reserve bank launched its Facebook page.
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Yes, Trump Gave $100,000 To Louisiana…But He DID NOT Give it To Flood Victims!

Yes, Trump Gave $100,000 To Louisiana…But He DID NOT Give it To Flood Victims! | Everything You Need to Know           Re: Bernie Sanders | Scoop.it
Remember when Donald Trump visited flood-soaked Louisiana even after the Governor of the state asked him (and other political figures) to wait, then unloaded a
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Zoltan Istvan: This US presidential candidate promises immortality for all

Zoltan Istvan: This US presidential candidate promises immortality for all | Everything You Need to Know           Re: Bernie Sanders | Scoop.it
From cyborg rights to space travel, the Transhumanist Party wants to take America into the future
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Democrat donors wanted Bernie blocked from DNC, voicemail leak reveals

Democrat donors wanted Bernie blocked from DNC, voicemail leak reveals | Everything You Need to Know           Re: Bernie Sanders | Scoop.it
Hacked voicemails released by WikiLeaks have revealed how Democratic Party donors tried to persuade senior officials to ditch Bernie Sanders.
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Clinton's Transition Team: A Corporate Presidency Foretold

Clinton's Transition Team: A Corporate Presidency Foretold | Everything You Need to Know           Re: Bernie Sanders | Scoop.it
Like other Bernie Sanders delegates in Philadelphia a few weeks ago, I kept hearing about the crucial need to close ranks behind Hillary Clinton
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Foreign Policy Reform Urgent Task for Brand New Congress

Bernie Sanders supporters have started a grassroots initiative to transform the U.S. Congress in a more progressive direction by 2018, advocating
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Over Half Of Clinton Foundation Donors To Be Barred Under New Rules

Over Half Of Clinton Foundation Donors To Be Barred Under New Rules | Everything You Need to Know           Re: Bernie Sanders | Scoop.it
Over half of the Clinton Foundation donors would be barred from contributing to the Clinton's under new rules banning corporate and foreign donors. 
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Snowden the movie: a reporter watches the NSA super-leak come back to life

Snowden the movie: a reporter watches the NSA super-leak come back to life | Everything You Need to Know           Re: Bernie Sanders | Scoop.it
Ewen MacAskill was at the heart of events as the whistleblower revealed the extent of US government surveillance.
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The Real Way the 2016 Election Is Rigged - BillMoyers.com

The Real Way the 2016 Election Is Rigged - BillMoyers.com | Everything You Need to Know           Re: Bernie Sanders | Scoop.it
Hillary Clinton has put the Electoral College into checkmate. She’s closer to Donald Trump in many red states like Kansas and Texas than he is to her in key swing states. As her lead swells, naturally, fired-up Democrats and a restless media have turned their attention to a more exciting story: Can Democrats retake the House of Representatives? But the outcome there is not really in doubt, either. Continue reading
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Bernie Sanders Rails Against Big Pharma's Absurd Price Hike On EpiPen Putting Children, Families at Risk - The Ring of Fire Network

Bernie Sanders Rails Against Big Pharma's Absurd Price Hike On EpiPen Putting Children, Families at Risk - The Ring of Fire Network | Everything You Need to Know           Re: Bernie Sanders | Scoop.it
Though we are all too keenly aware, Big Pharma is a grotesque monster of greed, focusing on little more than profit and putting the health and well-being of American citizens at stake.
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Barb McMillen - This pretty well sums up why I'm opposed... | Facebook

This pretty well sums up why I'm opposed to the TPP
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Why This Justice Department Announcement Is The First Step To Something Major

Why This Justice Department Announcement Is The First Step To Something Major | Everything You Need to Know           Re: Bernie Sanders | Scoop.it
The Department Of Justice announced on Thursday that the government will phase out use of private prisons over the next few years.
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The Third Way’s Last Triumph | Jacobin

RT @jacobinmag: Hillary Clinton’s triangulation may win in November, but it’s a politics that has little future. https://t.co/VXmpaLaS2J
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A revolution is not a dinner party

Does the word
“revolution” mean the same thing to the Kurdish liberation movement and to
American leftists who supported Bernie Sanders? A littl
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The Federal Reserve Just Made A Facebook Page … And It’s Getting Destroyed By Trolls and Ron Paul's Commentary

The Federal Reserve Just Made A Facebook Page … And It’s Getting Destroyed By Trolls and Ron Paul's Commentary | Everything You Need to Know           Re: Bernie Sanders | Scoop.it
The Federal Reserve bank is well known for its secrecy. But in an attempt to reach out to the people it claims to serve, the monolithic bank just created a Facebook page . . . and it’s probably really regretting that decision.
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Sanders, Grijalva ask DHS to close private detention centers

Sanders, Grijalva ask DHS to close private detention centers | Everything You Need to Know           Re: Bernie Sanders | Scoop.it
DHS "can and should immediately begin phasing out for-profit, privately run immigration detention centers."
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What Happened Outside the Hall in Philadelphia - LA Progressive

What Happened Outside the Hall in Philadelphia - LA Progressive | Everything You Need to Know           Re: Bernie Sanders | Scoop.it
DNC Philadelphia Convention -- Under the bridge at South Broad Street, hundreds gather to enjoy a honk and wave celebration.
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Bernie Sanders Tells The Truth & Exposes The Reality Of US Politics

Bernie Sanders Tells The Truth & Exposes The Reality Of US Politics | Everything You Need to Know           Re: Bernie Sanders | Scoop.it
“The real menace of our Republic is the invisible government, which like a giant octopus sprawls its slimy legs over our cities, states and nation. . . .
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The Scourge of Neoliberalism: Why the Democratic Party Is Failing the Poor

The Scourge of Neoliberalism: Why the Democratic Party Is Failing the Poor | Everything You Need to Know           Re: Bernie Sanders | Scoop.it
When Democrats began their rightward lurch in the late 1960's, they were not content to merely broaden their coalition in order to quell the rise of the ultra-reactionary right; they have been concerned, also, with&...
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Trump’s Anti-Science Campaign - The New Yorker

Trump’s Anti-Science Campaign - The New Yorker | Everything You Need to Know           Re: Bernie Sanders | Scoop.it
Lawrence Krauss on the anti-science views of Donald Trump and the G.O.P., and the environmental and educational dangers posed by the Republican platform.
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Neoliberalism has had its day. So what happens next? | Martin Jacques

Neoliberalism has had its day. So what happens next? | Martin Jacques | Everything You Need to Know           Re: Bernie Sanders | Scoop.it
In the early 1980s the author was one of the first to herald the emerging dominance of neoliberalism in the west. Here he argues that this doctrine is now faltering. But what happens next?
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I think he gives Trump's philosophical/economic outlooks far too great an intellectual arc.
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We Are The Media People's Picks for... - We Are The Media | Facebook

We Are The Media People's Picks for... - We Are The Media | Facebook | Everything You Need to Know           Re: Bernie Sanders | Scoop.it
We Are The Media People's Picks for 2016: Users have been submitting their alternative media sources that been fueling the flames to thei
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Martin Shkreli weighs in on EpiPen scandal, calls drug makers 'vultures'

Martin Shkreli weighs in on EpiPen scandal, calls drug makers 'vultures' | Everything You Need to Know           Re: Bernie Sanders | Scoop.it
A growing number of people is calling on the Mylan pharmaceutical company to justify its price hikes on EpiPens, NBC News reports.
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Sanders to launch ‘Our Revolution’ next week

Sanders to launch ‘Our Revolution’ next week | Everything You Need to Know           Re: Bernie Sanders | Scoop.it
Sanders has scheduled the launch of his political organization, Our Revolution, for next week.
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If HC declines, Bernie is NOT automatic DNC nominee

Procedural Rules for Convention: Replacing the nominee
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The question is: If Hillary Clinton Gets Charged Bernie Sanders Will Become The Next Nominee For President ?  And the Response is: It is NOT TRUE. According to Chris Mallin, attorney: The procedure for selecting a new nominee for President or Vice President in the event of the death or resignation of the nominee is set out in the Call for Convention, Article VIII "Procedural Rules for the Convention", Section G : G. Filling a Vacancy on the National Ticket: In the event of death, resignation or disability of a nominee of the Party for President or Vice President after the adjournment of the National Convention, the National Chairperson of the Democratic National Committee shall confer with the Democratic leadership of the United States Congress and the Democratic Governors Association and shall report to the Democratic National Committee, which is authorized to fill the vacancy or vacancies. Chris Mallin The Democratic National Committee is the authority to fill a vacancy. The choice of the Democratic National Committee is NOT restricted by any action taken at the Convention in July.
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