Polling on both sides shows voters are not happy with the status quo. A just released CNN poll finds Sanders out-polling all of the GOP's major candidates, though pretty much tied with Jeb Bush. Here's how Sanders stacks up:
Thanks to the Citizens United decision at the Supreme Court, the ultra-rich and corporations are essentially freed up to give unlimited amounts of money to PACs that, while technically legally barred from directly coordinating with campaigns, can do every
America ... is indecently over-incarcerated. We lock up far more people per capita than any nation even close to our size: roughly 2.4 million men, women, and children. The financial toll of mass incarceration is irresponsible; the human toll is unconscio
The U.S. needs an innovative leader who is ready to take on the myriad of problems the country has and lead citizens to a more positive future. We do not need politicians who are motivated and influenced by those in the corporate world.
Hanson and DellaSalla, two renowned ecologists, explain fire ecology and why logging of national forests should not happen. The science is now a couple decades old, but greed and puppet politicians keep the deforestation going.
Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has blocked every attempt to moderate the influence of big money in elections and now heâEUR(TM)s snuck a provision into a spending bill to eviscerate coordination limits between candidates and political party groups.
Bernie Sanders is more likely to sport a rumpled suit than a hoodie, has no affinity for geeking out on the gadgets of Silicon Valley, and may prefer the company of protesters over programmers - yet no candidate running for president is more...
The GOP thought Trump's outrageous comments would be the death of him, but they've helped him gain numbers in the polls. The rest of the GOP players, rather than act with dignity and reserve, have all scurried to emulate him.
The only institution authorized under our constitution to deal with issues of national security are the army and navy and a well regulated militia. These two institutions make up the Power of the Sword. The unconstitutional Federal Reserve System with its
Former New York Times reporter Judy Miller...granted anonymity to government officials and then uncritically laundered their dubious claims. As the paperâEUR(TM)s own editors put it in their 2004 mea culpa about the role they played in selling the [Iraq] war:
Relevant to these internationally benchmarked, most people do not realize that CC is part of a much larger international effort. As part of a New Transatlantic Agreement, on May 5-6, 1997 the U.S. and the European Union convened a major conference, Bridg