Tag: Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders rejects anti-Israel agenda in interview with Al Jazeera

In an appearance on Al Jazeera, Bernie Sanders defended Israel’s right to exist, rejected BDS as a tactic and assailed the United Nations for singling out the country for condemnation. The Vermont senator’s interview Wednesday on the Qatar-based network, known for its often hypercritical coverage of Israel, was consistent with a style that Americans came […]

Sanders loyalists bash Clinton nomination, clash with police

Bernie Sanders loyalists protested inside and outside the Democratic National Convention site and clashed with police on Tuesday after Hillary Clinton won the party’s presidential nomination.   Despite Sanders’ calls for them to support Clinton, thousands of activists have taken to the streets during the convention this week to voice support for the liberal Vermont […]

Bernie Sanders Says Back Clinton Despite Supporters’ ‘Disappointment’ During DNC Speech – ABC News

Sen. Bernie Sanders took the stage as the last speaker of the night Monday at the Democratic National Convention, capping a hard-fought primary and urging supporters to vote for Hillary Clinton, despite many being angry over the outcome.   “Hillary Clinton must become the next president of the United States,” Sanders told the crowd in […]

Jeers As Sanders Backs Clinton For President

Hillary Clinton’s name was met with boos and jeers from a restless crowd at the opening night of the Democratic National Convention, despite calls from Bernie Sanders for unity.   Some of the speakers in Philadelphia appeared exasperated as their speeches in support of Mrs Clinton were met with chants of “Bernie, Bernie” from vocal […]

Susan Sarandon Blasts ‘Disgusting’ DNC Plot to Undermine Bernie Sanders

Hollywood celeb and Bernie Sanders supporter Susan Sarandon is calling out the Democratic National Committee for the “disgusting” behavior revealed in DNC staff emails published by WikiLeaks over the weekend.   “That’s so disgusting,” Sarandon said of revelations that DNC staffers were actively working to undermine Sanders’ insurgent candidacy in the Democratic primary against establishment […]

Detailed List of Findings in Wikileaks DNC Document Dump

On Friday Wikileaks released nearly 20,000 hacked emails it says are from the accounts of Democratic National Committee officials.   The documents were released just days before the Democratic Convention in Philadelphia.   The hacked emails revealed the DNC’s hatred for Bernie Sanders and his movement. The documents reveal the party’s hidden ties with the […]

New Hampshire results: resounding wins for Trump and Sanders

The Vermont senator’s victory over Hillary Clinton will give him much needed momentum as he heads for tougher states farther south, while high voter turnout helped power Trump to a double-digit victory that could end up matching consistent polling leads he has maintained since declaring his candidacy.   Voters hungry for what Sanders calls “political […]