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textCal Democrats Not Paying Unemployment Claims; Pro-War Feinstein by Register Peace & Freedom or Green
From the home front, with the California Supermajority Democratic Legislature & Governor contracting out to process millions of unemployment claims, many unpaid for months, to California Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein voting to continue the blood for oil illegal occupation and war in Afghanistan, the Democratic Party insists with every move it is the same as the Republican Party....
Posted: Fri Jul 3, 2020 10:44AM
textRo Khanna and Barbara Lee Could Defy “the Madness of Militarism” by Norman Solomon
A definite win for California progressives...
Posted: Tue Jun 30, 2020 1:56PM
textProgressives Must Fight With -- and In -- the Democratic Party by Norman Solomon
Gov. Newsom Should Give Democracy a Chance...
Posted: Thu Jun 25, 2020 10:55AM
imageAmy Klobuchar ends bid to become Biden’s running mate in favor of a “woman of color”
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by Genevieve Leigh (WSWS Repost)
Who will be Biden's running mate now that Amy Klobuchar is out of contention? The political record and background of the leading candidates reveals that nearly every one of them is a “law and order” Democrat with a record of defending the police....
Posted: Sat Jun 20, 2020 9:05AM
textCalifornia “Berning” for Ro Khanna to Chair the State’s Delegation to Democratic National by Norman Solomon
Inclusion or charade?...
Posted: Thu Jun 18, 2020 1:14PM
imageUPRISING: The Democratic Party Exists To Co-Opt & Kill Authentic Change
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by Caitlin Johnstone (Repost)
Watch them. Watch Democrats and their allied media and corporate institutions try to sell the public a bunch of words and a smattering of feeble, impotent legislation to mollify the masses, without ever giving the people the real changes that they actually need....
Posted: Tue Jun 9, 2020 1:15PM
textG7 Finance Ministers Discuss COVID-19 Debt & Transparency Impacts for Developing Countries by Zachary Conti
Amidst questions of upcoming G7 meeting dates and which countries are participating, G7 Finance Ministers met virtually about economic issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The G7 meeting focused on aid, debt and transparency issues affecting developing countries impacted by the coronavirus....
Posted: Thu Jun 4, 2020 12:49PM
imageNLG Statement on the President’s Unlawful Declaration of Antifa as a Domestic Terrorist Organization
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by National Lawyers Guild
“When police continue to murder Black people with impunity and when calls for systemic change to policing and structural racism are ignored, popular unrest is inevitable,” said National Lawyers Guild legal worker Kris Hermes. “Federal investigations and the targeting of Antifa will unfortunately result in increased surveillance and repression, and must be resisted.”...
Posted: Tue Jun 2, 2020 12:32PM
textPublicly traded corporate looters are ripping off the Small Business Administration by Lynda Carson
Mayor London Breed and some trigger happy cops are blowing a lot of hot air at the petty thefts taking place during the George Floyd protests, as they look the other way as the publicly traded corporate looters are ripping off over $200 million from the Small Business Administration, that hurts the small businesses that can not get the loans that were meant to go to them through the Cares Act, and Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)!...
Posted: Sat May 30, 2020 11:56PM
imageTrump Executive Order Violates the First Amendment
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by Electronic Frontier Foundation
Trump Executive Order Misreads Key Law Promoting Free Expression Online and Violates the First Amendment by David Greene, Civil Liberties Director and Aaron Mackey, Staff Attorney, Electronic Frontier Foundation...
Posted: Fri May 29, 2020 8:18AM
imageWarren holds fundraiser for Biden, drops “MedicareFor All”
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by Jacob Crosse (WSWS Repost)
Elizabeth Warren's populist pretensions were nothing more than a marketing tool, to be discarded as soon as they become inconvenient....
Posted: Thu May 28, 2020 12:18PM
textAmy Klobuchar, Minneapolis Police and Her VP Quest by Norman Solomon
Opportunism Running Amuck...
Posted: Thu May 28, 2020 4:36AM
documentCalifornia and mail-out ballot plan sued by Republicans
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by Lynda Carson
Lawsuit By Republicans Against California & Mail-Out Ballot Plan:...
Posted: Sun May 24, 2020 11:59PM
imageBernie Sanders’ Political Team: Don't Criticize Biden!
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by Genevieve Leigh (WSWS Repost)
The coming together of Sanders and Biden underscores the fraud that the Democratic Party can be transformed into an instrument of progressive change....
Posted: Sat May 23, 2020 1:44PM
imageExxonMobil Seeks to Restart Three Platforms Idled After Refugio Oil Spill
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by Dan Bacher
“On the anniversary of this deadly oil spill, in the middle of a public health crisis, Santa Barbara should embrace a clean energy future," said Kristen Monsell, oceans legal director at the Center for Biological Diversity. "We need to end offshore drilling, not bring it back to life with another dirty oil pipeline."...
Posted: Fri May 15, 2020 6:18PM
textThe Sanders Campaign Was About “Us” -- Not Bernie -- Remember? by Norman Solomon
Time for leadership from the bottom up...
Posted: Thu May 14, 2020 9:58AM
textThe Fight for Bernie Delegates Is Escalating -- and Could Help Beat Trump by Norman Solomon
An Important Threshold Is in Reach...
Posted: Fri May 8, 2020 1:48AM
textFormer top officials in Bernie Sanders campaign form super PAC to back Joe Biden by Genevieve Leigh (WSWS Repost)
With the Democratic Party uniting to promote Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders holds his nose to let his supporters build a super PAC....
Posted: Sat May 2, 2020 8:17AM
textJoe Biden Needs an Intervention: An Open Letter to DNC Chair Tom Perez by Norman Solomon
"It takes two wings to fly."...
Posted: Thu Apr 30, 2020 10:21AM
textSome Progressives Are in Denial About Trump’s Fascist Momentum by Norman Solomon
"Get rid of the malignancy in the White House"...
Posted: Thu Apr 23, 2020 7:01PM